: out of one's senses
specifically : intoxicated

Word History


from past participle of Scots deleer, delier, probably from French délirer to be delirious, from Middle French delirer, from Latin delirare to be crazy, be delirious, dote, rave

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“Deleerit.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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