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stoned

 (stōnd)
adj. Slang
1. Intoxicated by a drug, especially marijuana.
2. Drunk.

[Earlier stone, drunk, shortening of stone-drunk, drunk senseless, very drunk.]

stoned

(stəʊnd)
adj
(Recreational Drugs) slang under the influence of drugs or alcohol

stoned

(stoʊnd)

adj. Informal.
1. drunk.
2. intoxicated or dazed from drugs; high.
[1950–55, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stoned - under the influence of narcotics
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
drunk, inebriated, intoxicated - stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol); "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"; "helplessly inebriated"

stoned

adjective
1. Slang. Stupefied, excited, or muddled with alcoholic liquor:
Informal: cockeyed, stewed.
Idioms: drunk as a skunk, half-seas over, high as a kite, in one's cups, three sheets in the wind.
2. Slang. Stupefied, intoxicated, or otherwise influenced by the taking of drugs:
Informal: doped.
Translations

stoned

[stəʊnd] ADJ (on drugs) → colocado; (= drunk) → borracho

stoned

[ˈstəʊnd] adj (on drugs)défoncé(e) (= drunk) → bourré(e) stone deaf stone-deaf [ˌstəʊnˈdɛf] adjsourd(e) comme un potstone-ground stoneground [ˈstəʊngraʊnd] adj [flour, wheat] → moulu(e) sur pierre

stoned

[stəʊnd] adj pred (fam) (drunk, on drugs) → fatto/a
References in classic literature ?
Not a person, not a piece of property, not a winder, not a horse, nor a dog, nor a cat, nor a bird, nor a fowl, nor a pig, but what he stoned, for want of an enlightened object.
This remonstrance being received with yells and flying stones, according to a custom of late years comfortably established among the police regulations of our English communities, where Christians are stoned on all sides, as if the days of Saint Stephen were revived, Durdles remarks of the young savages, with some point, that 'they haven't got an object,' and leads the way down the lane.
It was a few months after he'd been kicked out of the band he'd started, the Rolling Stones, for being, well, too stoned even for a Stone.