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canned

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1 using or marked by the use of something else as a basis or model
  • there's a canned quality to the screenplay that reminds you of countless other action movies
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2 slang being under the influence of alcohol
  • Driving home on New Year’s Eve, she worried about other drivers who might be canned.
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besotted, blasted [slang], blind, blitzed [slang], blotto [slang], bombed, boozy, cockeyed, crocked, drunk, drunken, fried, gassed, hammered [slang], high, impaired, inebriate, inebriated, intoxicated, juiced [slang], lit, lit up, 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]

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canned

verb , past tense of can

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2 to let go from office, service, or employment
  • the cashier was summarily canned for stealing from the registers
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