strung-out

[ struhng-out ]
/ ˈstrʌŋˈaʊt /

adjective Slang.

severely debilitated from alcohol or drugs.
physically or emotionally exhausted.
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Examples from the Web for strung-out

  • That cosmic PR agent, Mercury, in Scorpio, from Thursday, tempts you to spin yourself as the strung-out genius.

    The Stars Predict Your Week|Starsky + Cox|October 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
  • Them strung-out, trained-to-a-hair, high-falutin girls never did fetch me.

    Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell
  • "Draw a card, then," Dave commanded, touching the strung-out pack.

    Bulldog Carney|W. A. Fraser
  • He sauntered along, threading the strung-out crowd, and I noticed that his course and mine would cross each other.

    The Road|Jack London