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bombed

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of bombed

  1. 1 being under the influence of alcohol <my handwriting gets much worse when I'm bombed> Synonyms besotted, blasted [slang], blind, blitzed [slang], blotto [slang], drunk, 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], pickled, 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]Related Words maudlin; beery; befuddled, bleary-eyed, crapulous, dopey (also dopy), rocky, strung out, stupefied; debauched, dissipated, dissolute; alcoholic, bibulous, dipsomaniacalNear Antonyms abstemious, abstinent, dry, temperate, teetotal; clearheaded, cool, level, steadyAntonyms sober, straight

  2. 2 being under the influence of a recreational drug <the pop star was clearly bombed out of her skull during the interview> Synonyms blasted [slang], blitzed [slang], stoned, high, hopped-up, loaded [slang], ripped [slang], spaced-out (or spaced), strung out, wasted [slang], wiped out [slang], zonked, zonked-outRelated Words addicted, hookedNear Antonyms abstemious, abstinent, clean, temperate; clearheaded, cool, level, steadyAntonyms sober, straight





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