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screeching drunk

slang Extremely drunk. Our son came back to the house with two of his friends, and they were all obviously screeching drunk, making a huge ruckus downstairs before finally settling down for the night. I had told myself I wouldn't get screeching drunk on my birthday, but people kept buying me drinks all night.
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screeching (drunk)

Sl. intoxicated; very drunk. How can anybody be so screeching drunk on four beers? She's not just drunk; she's screeching.
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screeching (drunk)

mod. alcohol intoxicated; very drunk. How can anybody be so screeching drunk on four beers?
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screeching

verb
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The sequel to The Emerald Atlas, this story finds Kate, Michael and Emma still under threat from dark forces as they pursue their quest to recover the three lost Books of Beginning, encountering dragons, skeletal Screechers and the machinations of the evil magician, the Dire Magnus, along the way.
The book lags at times, however, perhaps due to attempts to incorporate every type of fantasy being--from a wizard to a possessed countess to dwarves, and other creatures, like the Screechers and the salmac-tar.
I note Halloween is on a Sunday this year so not only are we going to be frightened by Wagner and the other over-made-up screechers on The X Factor, we are also going to be disturbed by a procession of masked money-seekers simply holding their hands out and hoping that will be good enough to get a pound.
More importantly, impressive numbers of" people turn up with their children at dusk to look for the screechers on "owl prowls.
I suffered through the antics of the Watch, a camped up Dogberry and his merry men trudging through Shakespeare's moments of supposed comic "relief", to be rewarded with the only scenes when the production really came alive for me ( when the masks are put away, the screechers fall silent and Beatrice and her Benedick (Joseph Millson whose performance shines out) come to terms with this funny little thing called love.
Talk radio is still wildly popular--and still dominated by right-wing screechers.
Now model Helena Christensen has joined the screechers, telling the world she had a terrible time as she had her 8lb baby boy.
Ian Sixsmith, Liverpool #The difference between Richie Benaud and contemporary commentators is you turned Richie up but turn today's screechers down
Your chosen loft should also be able to offer advice on options for spinnakers, asymmetricals (MPS and Gennakers), Code Zeroes and screechers, and their intended usage, with similar options as for your working sails as in material and cut.
I suffered through the antics of the Watch, a camped up Dogberry and his merry men trudging through Shakespeare's moments of supposed comic "relief", to be rewarded with the only scenes when the production really came alive for me - when the masks are put away, the screechers fall silent and Beatrice and her Benedick (Joseph Millson whose performance shines out) come to terms with this funny little thing called love.
Meanwhile, Karen - fast rivalling the Slater screechers for the soaps' most annoying bint - gets more than she bargained for taking on Eileen.