Basted - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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1. Thoroughly trounced, defeated, or beaten up. I was basted by that guy in the bar last night. Our team needs to practice more—we got totally basted last game!
2. Drunk. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were really basted!
1. mod. beaten; harmed. The team got basted three games in a row.
2. mod. alcohol intoxicated. I got so basted I vowed never to touch another drop.
References in periodicals archive
Sainsbury's butter basted
turkey joint 500g, reduced from pounds 3.
If your quilt is larger than the table, you can gently move it after you have basted
part of it.
Stitch from the zipper upper edge to the basted
seamline end, and then pivot and stitch over to the seam line.
Lay a piece of dark green fabric over the basted
light green fabric.
Lisa placed her raw-edge applique shapes on the layered and basted
background and machine quilted them in place before quilting the background.