stoned

adjective
\ ˈstōnd How to pronounce stoned (audio) \

Definition of stoned

2 : being under the influence of a drug (such as marijuana) taken especially for pleasure : high

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Examples of stoned in a Sentence

He was stoned on pot. They got stoned at the party.
Recent Examples on the Web There is no reliable scientific test to prove someone is too stoned to drive. BostonGlobe.com, "Man convicted of manslaughter in crash that killed Trooper Thomas Clardy faces sentencing - The Boston Globe," 21 Nov. 2019 But in the morning, that dastardly alarm clock wakes you from a stoned slumber and something just isn’t right. Mike Adams, chicagotribune.com, "Marijuana hangovers are real: What you need to know," 22 Aug. 2019 Saturday’s crash occurred outside the Grosser Kiepenkerl, a restaurant on a cobble-stoned street in the center of the city that is popular with locals and tourists, the police said. Melissa Eddy, New York Times, "2 Dead in Münster, Germany, After Truck Driver Crashes Into Crowd," 7 Apr. 2018 Saturday’s crash occurred outside the Grosser Kiepenkerl, a restaurant on a cobble-stoned street in the center of the city that is popular with locals and tourists, police said. Melissa Eddy, BostonGlobe.com, "2 dead in Germany after truck rams crowd," 7 Apr. 2018 The So Stoned collection will mark Rihanna’s third and final shoe project with Mr. Manolo. Indya Brown, The Cut, "Rihanna and Manolo Blahnik Want to Turn You Into a ‘Bajan Princess’," 22 June 2017

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First Known Use of stoned

1952, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of stoned was in 1952

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“Stoned.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stoned. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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stoned

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How to pronounce stoned (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of stoned

informal : intoxicated by a drug (such as marijuana)

stoned

adjective
\ ˈstōnd How to pronounce stoned (audio) \

Medical Definition of stoned

: being drunk or under the influence of a drug (as marijuana) taken especially for pleasure : high

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