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messed up

adjective, Slang.
beaten up; looking disarrayed.
confused and unhappy.
intoxicated with alcohol or narcotics. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for messed up
  • Most of them messed up at school or had to drop out to get a job, and now they are determined to see their kids stick it through.
  • Considering they were messed up a lot of the time, it's a miracle they got anything at all.
  • Or because we've moved recently the address is messed up.
  • The negotiations themselves, meanwhile, were all messed up.
  • Given the tools of voices from the past, working through their own messed up moments in time, with music.
  • But that's not always so good, because the state gets messed up in the process.
  • Their feathers were messed up by being tumbled over the island and through the vegetation.
  • Your comment is not even relevant to this messed up article, it's a bird of a different feather.
  • So if a typo had been added, they figured they must have messed up.
  • The pursuit of knowledge for the benefit of mankind ought not be messed up or tarnished by individual glory.
Slang definitions & phrases for messed up

messed up

adjective phrase
  1. Quite confused: messed up over the breakup
  2. Intoxicated from drugs or alcohol: got messed up last night

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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