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load up

verb phrase

  1. To tamper with the ball by covertly applying spit, hair oil, Vaseline, etc (1980s+ Baseball)
  2. To drink heavily; get drunk: John always loads up before he goes to fraternity parties (1980s+ Students)
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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  • "load up, Holfax," ordered Mr. Baxter, indicating the goods.

    The Young Treasure Hunter Frank V. Webster
  • And you think he moved in so that he could load up that brandy at night?

    The Pit Prop Syndicate Freeman Wills Crofts
  • Get them, tell them to load up with plenty of cartridges, and join me at the butte.

    'Firebrand' Trevison Charles Alden Seltzer
  • As we are going up the country, the sooner we load up and get off the better.

    The Dingo Boys G. Manville Fenn
  • Why should he pay you six dollars when he can load up with a gang that'll do what he says for three?

    El Diablo Brayton Norton

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