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".
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.