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whacked-out

[ hwakt-out, wakt- ]
/ ˈʰwæktˈaʊt, ˈwækt- /
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adjective Slang.

tired; exhausted; worn-out.
wacky; crazy.
stupefied or crazed by narcotic drugs or alcohol; stoned.

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Origin of whacked-out

First recorded in 1965–70
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Idioms and Phrases with whacked-out

whacked out

1

Tired out, exhausted, as in They were whacked out after that long flight. [Slang; mid-1900s]

2

Crazy, especially under the influence of drugs. For example, She looked whacked out when the police picked her up. [Slang; mid-1900s]

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