dazed or stupefied because of the influence of narcotic drugs: The spaced-out main characters are the primary feature of a stoner comedy.
dreamily or eerily out of touch with reality or seemingly so; spacey: He was rushed to the hospital with signs of a concussion, including spaced-out and confused behavior.
- Also spaced [speyst] /speɪst/ .
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How to use spaced-out in a sentence
Spaced out, we learned, in order to minimize the risk in a potential air attack on Hanford.At the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, a Steady Drip of Toxic Trouble | Eric Nusbaum | February 24, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for spaced out
slang intoxicated through or as if through taking a drug: Often shortened to: spaced
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