be pie-eyed

be pie-eyed

1. slang To be drunk. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were pie-eyed!
2. To stare wide-eyed in awe. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. The witnesses on the street were all pie-eyed as the van exploded into flames.
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WE'LL all be pie-eyed next week as the country celebrates its favourite snack.
MOTORISTS and pedestrians may be pie-eyed in Denby Dale over the next few weeks.