: preserved with salt water or vinegar
: very drunk or intoxicated
: preserved in or cured with pickle <pickled herring>
: drunk 1a <gets thoroughly pickled before dinner — New Yorker>
Examples of PICKLED
- He got pickled at the office party.
- <I must have been rather pickled when I agreed to your stupid scheme.>
First Known Use of PICKLED
Related to PICKLED
- besotted, blasted [slang], blind, blitzed [slang], blotto [slang], bombed, boozy, canned [slang], cockeyed, crocked, drunken, fried, gassed, hammered [slang], high, impaired, inebriate, inebriated, intoxicated, juiced [slang], lit, lit up, loaded [slang], looped, oiled [slang], drunk, pie-eyed, plastered, potted [slang], ripped [slang], sloshed [slang], smashed [slang], sottish, soused, sozzled, squiffed (or squiffy), stewed, stiff, stinking [slang], stoned, tanked [slang], tiddly [chiefly British], tight, tipsy, wasted [slang], wet, wiped out [slang]
- sober, straight
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