shickered

[ shik-erd ]
/ ˈʃɪk ərd /

adjective Slang.

intoxicated; drunk.

Nearby words

  1. shibah,
  2. shibah asar betammuz,
  3. shibboleth,
  4. shicer,
  5. shicker,
  6. shidduch,
  7. shied,
  8. shiel,
  9. shield,
  10. shield back

Origin of shickered

1910–15; < Yiddish shiker (< Hebrew shikkōr drunk, a drunkard) + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for shickered

shickered

/ (ˈʃɪkəd) /

adjective

Australian and NZ slang drunk; intoxicated

Word Origin for shickered

via Yiddish from Heb.

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