Zonked out

zonked

[zongkt, zawngkt]
adjective Slang.
1.
stupefied by or as if by alcohol or drugs; high.
2.
exhausted or asleep.
Also, zonked out.


Origin:
1955–60, Americanism; zonk + -ed2

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zonked (zɒŋkt)
 
adj
1.  highly intoxicated from drugs or alcohol
2.  utterly exhausted
 
[C20: of imitative origin]

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zonk
1950, "to hit hard;" 1968, "to put into a stupor;" slang term, of echoic origin.
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zonked (out) definition

[zɔŋkt...] and [zɑʊŋkt...]
and zounked (out)
  1. mod.
    alcohol or drug intoxicated. : She's too zonked to drive.
  2. mod.
    exhausted; asleep. : She was totally zonked out by the time I got home.
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