screwed

[ skrood ]
/ skrud /

adjective

fastened with screws.
having grooves like a screw; threaded.
twisted; awry.
Slang. bilked; cheated.
Chiefly British Slang. drunk; intoxicated.

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Origin of screwed

First recorded in 1640–50; screw + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for screwed

screwed
/ (skruːd) /

adjective

fastened by a screw or screws
having spiral grooves like a screw; threaded
twisted or distorted
British a slang word for drunk
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