whooshed


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whooshed

mod. alcohol intoxicated. Jerry was totally whooshed by midnight.
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When we landed we reveled in an unprecedented extravagance: My mother, my brother David, and I whooshed into the city at skyscraper level, inside a helicopter--the perfect launch for the longest love affair of my life.
As he whooshed away into the distance, I think I heard him shout "Sorry mister".
policy toward Iraq, President Clinton whooshed past to nosh with Hollywood elites by candlelight and kick off Sen.
In the depths of that forested muck, islands appear and disappear overnight, whooshed away by gaseous blow-ups of peat patches on the swamp bottom.
When he finally opened the door and went in, the yellow light expanded and whooshed, beating back the cold night for a moment.
Craig finds it behind a file cabinet, and when he opens it up he is whooshed down a long dark tunnel and into the head of John Malkovich.