adjective Date: 1919 drunk 1a

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  • gassed — ☆ gassed [gast] adj. Slang drunk; intoxicated …   English World dictionary

  • Gassed — Gas Gas (g[a^]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gassed} (g[a^]st); p. pr. & vb. n. {Gassing}.] 1. (Textiles) To singe, as in a gas flame, so as to remove loose fibers; as, to gas thread. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. To impregnate with gas; as, to gas lime… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gassed — adj drunk. A popular word among middle class, middle aged drinkers in the USA from the mid 1960s, gassed was also a synonym for tipsy in Britain after World War I (probably from laughing rather than mustard gas ) …   Contemporary slang

  • gassed — /gast/, adj. Slang. drunk. [1910 15; GAS (v.) + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • gassed — gæst adj. poisoned by gas; drunk (Slang) gæs n. substance that is neither liquid nor solid; gasoline, fuel, benzine; automobile accelerator, gas pedal; empty talk (Slang); something entertaining (Slang) v. fill with gas, supply with gas; poison …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gassed — past of gas …   Useful english dictionary

  • gassed (up) — mod. alcohol or drug intoxicated. □ Fred is gassed up and very wobbly. □ He was too gassed up to drive home …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • gassed (up) — Adj. Drunk, intoxicated with alcohol …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • gassed (up) — Adj. Drunk, intoxicated with alcohol …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Auschwitz concentration camp — Auschwitz and Auschwitz Birkenau redirect here. For the town, see Oświęcim. Distinguish from Austerlitz. Or see Auschwitz (disambiguation) Auschwitz Concentration camp …   Wikipedia

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