gassed

adjective
\ ˈgast How to pronounce gassed (audio) \

Definition of gassed

1 slang : drunk sense 1a
2 slang : drained of energy : spent, exhausted

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Examples of gassed in a Sentence

he likes to go out and get gassed on weekends
Recent Examples on the Web The Huskies no longer looked gassed in the fourth quarter, no longer beaten down or easily trapped. Dom Amore, courant.com, 21 Feb. 2022 Hundreds of protesters were ticketed, fined, or tear-gassed. Grayson Quay, The Week, 13 Feb. 2022 Members of the society watched as Black men and women were shot and killed, protesters of the shootings were tear-gassed and white rioters stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6. The Washington Post, Arkansas Online, 31 Oct. 2021 Their standoff is interrupted by the appearance of other rioters, one of whom has been tear-gassed. Nick Schager, EW.com, 27 Sep. 2021 The Jazz looked gassed, their defensive effort (read: the lack thereof) reflected that, and Utah’s 24-game home winning streak came to an ignominious end at the hands of the Washington Wizards, 125-121. Eric Walden, The Salt Lake Tribune, 12 Apr. 2021 The rest of the Spurs combined to go 6 of 27 from beyond the arc, including a 1 of 8 performance from Patty Mills, who looked suspiciously like a gassed 32-year-old on the second night of a back-to-back. Jeff Mcdonald, San Antonio Express-News, 2 Apr. 2021 During his campaign for president, he and his supporters have been regularly shot at, tear-gassed, and arrested. Ryan Lenora Brown, The Christian Science Monitor, 13 Jan. 2021 Because after the Browns needed just 47 seconds to even the score, marching 75 yards in four plays against a gassed, depleted Ravens defense, Jackson had to come on again. Jonas Shaffer, baltimoresun.com, 15 Dec. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of gassed

1863, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Gassed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gassed. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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