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petrified

slang Extremely intoxicated from drugs or alcohol. They just kept buying me shots, so I was totally petrified by the end of the night. I think the dude smoked too much weed. He's sitting over in the armchair looking petrified.

petrified

mod. alcohol intoxicated. (Literally, turned into stone. Another way of saying stoned.) She’s not drunk; she’s petrified.
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The fearful lady prays to God to petrify the dragon, and this occurs.
On the other hand, she prays to God and pleads, "God, petrify either me or the dragon.
With the help of like-minded friends such as Aldo van Eyck or Peter and Alison Smithson of Team 10 they launched poignant attacks against any form of 'poor Modernism' which had begun to petrify and was being misinterpreted as the result of a dogmatic CIAM.