in a heap

in a heap

mod. alcohol intoxicated. The guys were all in a heap after the blast.
See also: heap
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In a nutshell: Humanistic, if ever-so-slightly schematic, study of a cheery English working class lady who gets in a heap of trouble for performing illegal abortions.
A number of archaeologists welcome the McCaffertys' reappraisal of Tomb 7, although they offer different theories of how it was used and whose bones lay in a heap on its floor.