pickled

adjective

Definition of pickled

  1. 1 :  preserved in or cured with pickle <pickled herring>

  2. 2 :  drunk 1a <gets thoroughly pickled before dinner — New Yorker>

Examples of pickled in a sentence

  1. He got pickled at the office party.

  2. <I must have been rather pickled when I agreed to your stupid scheme.>

Circa 1552

First Known Use of pickled

circa 1552

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PICKLED Defined for English Language Learners

pickled

adjective

Definition of pickled for English Language Learners

  • : preserved with salt water or vinegar

  • : very drunk or intoxicated



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