pickled

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

pickled

adjective

: preserved with salt water or vinegar

: very drunk or intoxicated

Full Definition of PICKLED

1
:  preserved in or cured with pickle <pickled herring>
2
:  drunk 1a <gets thoroughly pickled before dinner — New Yorker>

Examples of PICKLED

  1. He got pickled at the office party.
  2. <I must have been rather pickled when I agreed to your stupid scheme.>

First Known Use of PICKLED

circa 1552

Related to PICKLED

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

finish, gimlet, mull, sake, setup, sommelier, syllabub, vintner, wassail

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