or spaced

[speyst-out or speyst]
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adjective Slang.
  1. dazed or stupefied because of the influence of narcotic drugs.
  2. dreamily or eerily out of touch with reality or seemingly so; spacey.

Origin of spaced-out

1965–70, Americanism; on the pattern of phrasal verbs with out marking perfectivity; space apparently by association with “outer space” as, metaphorically, a place outside normal consciousness Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for spaced out

spaced out

  1. slang intoxicated through or as if through taking a drugOften shortened to: spaced
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