juiced

or juiced-up

[ joost or joost-uhp ]
/ dʒust or ˈdʒustˈʌp /

adjective Slang.

intoxicated from alcohol; drunk: When arrested he was definitely juiced.

Origin of juiced

1945–50; juice (slang for “alcoholic liquor”) + -ed3

Definition for juiced (2 of 2)

Origin of juice

1250–1300; Middle English ju(i)s < Old French jus < Latin jūs broth, soup, sauce, juice

Related forms

juice·less, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for juiced

juice

/ (dʒuːs) /

noun

any liquid that occurs naturally in or is secreted by plant or animal tissuethe juice of an orange; digestive juices
informal
  1. fuel for an engine, esp petrol
  2. electricity
  3. alcoholic drink
  1. vigour or vitality
  2. essence or fundamental nature
stew in one's own juice See stew 1 (def. 10)

verb

to extract juice from (fruits or vegetables) in order to drink

Derived Forms

juiceless, adjective

Word Origin for juice

C13: from Old French jus, from Latin
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Medicine definitions for juiced

juice

[ jōōs ]

n.

A fluid naturally contained in plant or animal tissue.
A bodily secretion, especially that secreted by the glands of the stomach and intestines.
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Idioms and Phrases with juiced

juice


In addition to the idiom beginning with juice

  • juice up

also see:

  • stew in one's own juice
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