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pie-eyed

[pahy-ahyd] /ˈpaɪˌaɪd/
adjective, Slang.
1.
drunk; intoxicated.
Origin of pie-eyed
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism
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  • An' me on'y got religion wintah befo', peekin' roun' pie-eyed, skeered good.

    The Faith Healer William Vaughn Moody
  • We both got pie-eyed; I was all liquored up, and I guess she was, too.

    The Plastic Age Percy Marks
British Dictionary definitions for pie-eyed

pie-eyed

adjective
1.
a slang term for drunk (sense 1)
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Slang definitions & phrases for pie-eyed

pie-eyed

adjective

  1. Drunk: the pie-eyed brothers (1904+)
  2. Astonished; wide-eyed: Randall was pie-eyed. His mouth moved, but nothing came out of it (1940+)
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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