stone blind

stone blind

mod. heavily alcohol intoxicated. Jerry drank the sauce till he was stone blind.
See also: blind, stone
References in classic literature ?
To see people read, and to see people write, and to see the postmen deliver letters, and not to have the least idea of all that language--to be, to every scrap of it, stone blind and dumb
Last summer, down on Red river, I got a gal traded off on me, with a likely lookin' child enough, and his eyes looked as bright as yourn; but, come to look, I found him stone blind.
It includes our neighbor Elsie, who doled out ice cream to the kids on the block and who, stone blind in her late 90s, still gamely made it to church.
After the ibex had finished drinking and wandered off to their bedding sites for the day, we built a stone blind on the rocky hill on the east side of the spring, where the morning sun would now be at our backs.
This country, as a whole, is stone blind to what it's doing to the Palestinians -- even now, when the Palestinians, at least in the West Bank, are finally doing what we've asked them to do for decades: end the violence.
The essay had been penned by her but dictated by her father who was stone blind.
But over the next couple of days, we saw only three small rams, and now, feeling better, I had an urge to get back to my stone blind among all the sheep above timberline.
The rhymed resolution of this piece - "Love that woman till you go stone blind.