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Old 06-09-2011, 01:50 AM
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How many slang terms we think of for being on drugs?

Obviously there's being high, cranked, amped, baked, stoned, fried, toasted (though I think of that one as drunk), blazed...

think in terms of all kinds of drugs... how many slang terms are there for being inebriated?
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Old 06-09-2011, 07:32 AM
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Loved up
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Old 06-09-2011, 07:47 AM
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tweaked
geeked
rolling
tripping (balls)
candy flipping
hippy flipping
drunk
buzzed
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Old 06-09-2011, 08:12 AM
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whacked out
hopped up (e.g. on goofballs)
glazed
popping
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Old 06-09-2011, 08:15 AM
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wasted
blitzed
gone
sauced
blotto
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Old 06-09-2011, 08:21 AM
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Faded
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Old 06-09-2011, 08:47 AM
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Monged.
Battered.
Munted.
Spangled.
Twatted.
Bollocksed.
Sh*t-faced.
Arseholed.
Squiffy.
Buzzing.
Off one's face.
Off one's tits.
Rushing.

At uni I found you can drop almost any noun into a drug/booze statement and it's understood...

"Last night we drank at least 3 bottles of tequila between us... honestly, I was completely trousered."
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Old 06-09-2011, 12:32 PM
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fixed
nodding out
adjusted
blown away
peaking
out of it
over the rainbow
spaced

Plenty of terms for drunk, of course, like "three sheets to the wind", "sozzled", "stinko", etc.

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fucked up
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Old 06-09-2011, 12:53 PM
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Hammered
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Old 06-09-2011, 03:32 PM
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If we're going to include "buzzed," then we have to include the stronger form:

tipsy
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Old 06-09-2011, 04:22 PM
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"monged"? I always heard that was when you dug up a female corpse, freshly interred, and...

Avital Ronell, in Crack Wars had some good ones, but I think there are as many in this thread.

No love for "crunk," or "tight"?
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Old 06-09-2011, 04:45 PM
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Zooted
Blasted
Floatin'

Joey P took a bunch of the ones I wanted to post.
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Old 06-09-2011, 04:55 PM
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Oh, yes, I forgot about "hippy flipping." I always heard "candy flipping" as a one-off on "candy striping" (taking acid and E at the same time, IIRC). Never heard of the hippy flip, though -- sounds like a jazz tune written in the 1950s.
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Old 06-09-2011, 05:26 PM
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Stupid
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chasin' the dragon
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Quote:
And then I sit there, gettin' high, mellow
Knocked out, feeling good and by the time
I looked on the wall at the old clock on the wall
By that time, it was ten thirty daddy
And also:

Quote:
And I sat there, gettin' high, stoned
Knocked out, and by the time
I looked on the wall, at the old clock again
And by that time, it was a quarter to two

Good stuff
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Old 06-09-2011, 05:42 PM
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My favorite: lit. Also the name of a band.
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Toe Up
Feeling no pain

More specific:
Coked up
Lost/Trapped in a K-Hole

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Doped.

Seriously, people.
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Old 06-09-2011, 06:00 PM
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Wiped slick

Shot in the ass

Fucker'n hell

Singing to the birds

Cattywampus

Bejesused
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Doped.

Seriously, people.
Stupid dopers.
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Old 06-09-2011, 06:27 PM
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Kicking the gong (or "been kicking the gong")
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Old 06-09-2011, 08:10 PM
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Spun!
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Old 06-09-2011, 09:48 PM
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Wow, a lot of these I've heard but there are also a ton that are totally new to me. I wonder if they're regional?
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Old 06-10-2011, 12:06 AM
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Jay (in Dogma) said: Rockin' the Gange!

Lemmy (from Motorhead) has the lyric "Ferociously stoned" in their song "Iron Horse". I've always liked that.

I always use some form of "breakfast". When I'm at the bar and want to go "get some fresh air" I say "I'm going to get some breakfast" or something like that. Because there's always a 24 hour diner around, right?
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Elevated

Not low
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I've heard of "destroyed" "annihilated" and "obliterated." Also "caked" or "caked-out." I've also heard a guy refer to how high he was by combining annihilated with hammered, to get "annihihammered"
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I had never heard the term spun until I moved to Denver, but you hear it in the jamband scene as well. Person who is spun is on MDMA.
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Chinese eyes.
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A friend of mine who 1) had a very strong Southern drawl, and 2) was absolutely smashed:

"I'm fucked upper'n shit!"

You have to read it in dialect. It was hilarious (and I have co-opted it for my own use).
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Then there's trashed, zonked, zoned, and lost in the ozone. And trashed. Wait... did I already say that one or did I just think it?

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Old 06-10-2011, 04:26 PM
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I've also heard a guy refer to how high he was by combining annihilated with hammered, to get "annihihammered"
How high can you be and still manage to say "annihihammered"?
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Old 06-10-2011, 10:14 PM
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Did I miss reading "pissed" up there?
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Old 06-10-2011, 10:51 PM
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"Tranked"

Back to the Future III
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Old 06-10-2011, 10:55 PM
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Feeling alright.

Flying.

Freaked out.

Zippy.

Slammed.

Uncle Brother Walker - my stoner friends & I used the term "breakfast", but for us it was because of those stupid anti-drug ads from the 80s where they show eggs frying in a pan "This is your brain on drugs, any questions?" Yeah, just one - did no one ever tell you that stoners think of being "fried" as a good thing? Saying "I'm breakfast!" basically meant "I'm fried!"

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Old 06-12-2011, 12:53 AM
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hopped up (e.g. on goofballs)
Watch a lot of Dragnet, did you?
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Pissed
Pissed as a newt (or insert most nouns here, have heard 'as a fart', 'as a frog' etc.)
Wrecked
Maggotted
Blind
Full as a goog
Legless
Cut
Loose (Generally as in "It got loose..." usually said by one who looks as though they slept under a moving bus.)
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Dickered.
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Loose (Generally as in "It got loose..." usually said by one who looks as though they slept under a moving bus.)
For that, I like, "rode hard and put away wet". We have horses, and the phrase is very descriptive.
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