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squiffed

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Variant of squiffy

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

squiffed (not comparable)

  1. (informal) intoxicated
    • 2005, J. C. Morris, The End of Arrogance: Revised Edition[1], Buy Books on the web, ISBN 0741422778, page 133:
      Her hair streamed down in front of her eyes and her dress was on back to front. Totally squiffed. Leo hustled her into bed.
    • 1994, Farley Mowat, Born Naked[2], Houghton Mifflin Books, ISBN 0395735289, page 74:
      I got all the heavy drinkers squiffed out of their minds

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ReferencesEdit

  • 2005, Editors Catherine Soanes and Angus Stevenson, The Oxford Dictionary of English (revised edition), Oxford University Press