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pie-eyed

[pahy-ahyd]
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adjective Slang.
  1. drunk; intoxicated.
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Origin of pie-eyed

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for pie-eyed

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Historical Examples

  • We both got pie-eyed; I was all liquored up, and I guess she was, too.

    The Plastic Age

    Percy Marks

  • An' me on'y got religion wintah befo', peekin' roun' pie-eyed, skeered good.

    The Faith Healer

    William Vaughn Moody


British Dictionary definitions for pie-eyed

pie-eyed

adjective
  1. a slang term for drunk (def. 1)
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