tanked
adjective Date: 1893 slang drunk 1a — often used with up

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tanked — ☆ tanked [taŋkt ] adj. Informal drunk: also tanked up …   English World dictionary

  • tanked — [ tæŋkt ] adjective AMERICAN VERY INFORMAL extremely drunk …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tanked — 1. AND tanked up mod. alcohol intoxicated. □ She was too tanked to drive. □ That old codger is really tanked. 2. mod. defeated; outscored. □ The team was tanked again 20 17. □ …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • tanked — Doing very poorly. That new movie just tanked at the box office. How did you do on the test? Oh man, I just Tanked …   Dictionary of american slang

  • tanked — Doing very poorly. That new movie just tanked at the box office. How did you do on the test? Oh man, I just Tanked …   Dictionary of american slang

  • tanked — [[t]tæ̱ŋkt[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ If someone is tanked, or in British English tanked up, they are drunk. [INFORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • tanked — /tangkt/, adj. 1. put or stored in a tank. 2. Also, tanked up. Slang. drunk. [1895 1900; TANK + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • tanked — adj Drunk, intoxicated. Lloyd was so tanked he tied his shoes together and fell off the balcony. 1960s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • tanked — [[t]tæŋkt[/t]] adj. Slang. sts Often, tanked′ up′. drunk • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • tanked — adjective drunk …   Wiktionary

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