Examples of lit up in a Sentence
he finally wandered in at 3:00 a.m., obviously lit up
Recent Examples of lit up from the Web
A week after lighting up the Nittany Lions with 39 points and 6.78 yards per play, the Buckeyes repeatedly went nowhere against the Hawkeyes’ defense, managing a season-low 371 total yards and holding the ball almost 10 minutes less than them.
But when Brian Hoyer started lighting up the Colts, Mallett stayed out.
Those two mobile threats would light up the scoreboard.
But not to worry: the streaming service is replacing them with intriguing prospects, like a new series from the mind of Spike Lee and an indie hit that lit up Sundance.
There were even pink fireworks that lit up the sky.
Moments later, red and blue lights lit up behind them and Roberts pulled over.
The park lit up with cheers as spectators watched Kris Bryant and Willson Contreras score in the third inning.
The new Echo seemed quicker to light up to my voice in quiet environments.
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First Known Use of lit up
lit up Synonyms
Synonymsbesotted, 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, drunk, 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 Wordsmaudlin; beery; befuddled, bleary-eyed, crapulous, dopey (also dopy), rocky, strung out, stupefied; debauched, dissipated, dissolute; alcoholic, bibulous, dipsomaniacal
Near Antonymsabstemious, abstinent, dry, temperate, teetotal; clearheaded, cool, level, steady
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