Definition of zonked in English:


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  • 1 informal Under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

    • ‘the others got zonked on acid’
    • ‘a zonked-out beach bum’
    • ‘My boss is going to be so happy when I show up white-faced, zonked on medication, and with pain lines in my face!’
    • ‘The Bloor syncs up The Wizard of Oz to Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon in what has become a cult favourite for zonked hippies.’
    • ‘LCD is a one-man entertainment troupe that suggests a zonked universe where Brian Eno, Steve Albini and Giorgio Moroder are soul brothers.’
    • ‘The two of us were sitting around zonked, just staring out at the sea.’
    • ‘Curious, he decided to do a little experiment: how much of Sahara's guard was up when she was completely zonked?’
    • ‘When we place a personal ad, it will read: ‘Two much-maligned middle-aged artistic gents seek silent sublime zonked youngsters for eating out.’’
    • ‘Steve Coogan is simply amazing as the zonked and dreamy man who put Manchester back on the map for a few extraordinary years and oversaw the shift from Punk to Ecstasy Culture and Dance music.’
    • ‘I was fully in character, except for the non-pleated slacks and the fact that, once again, I was zonked on great weed.’
    • ‘The young pilots of Galactica's battleship fleet are perpetually zonked on uppers.’
    • ‘I swear I spent a large portion of those years totally zonked out of my head.’
    intoxicated, inebriated, drunken, befuddled, incapable, tipsy, the worse for drink, under the influence, maudlin
    1. 1.1Exhausted; tired out.
      ‘we hit the sack, zonked out’
      • ‘The three of us are spending almost all of our time zonked out in bed.’
      • ‘It was the first time I noticed that Jay was looking more tired and zonked than I figured I did.’
      • ‘Sean sprawled out across the rear seat right after their meal; he was still zonked.’
      • ‘That will either mean I have a quiet day because she'll be zonked or she'll be on a tear.’
      • ‘I know I was pretty zonked from not getting enough sleep the night before - my hips don't deal well with sleeping on the floor, it seems.’
      • ‘Mums think their baby is zonked and rush them off to bed, but they're just digesting their food.’
      • ‘I still feel pretty zonked, as it would appear I am coming down with another random illness (make the bad man stop!’
      • ‘I lay there, zonked, in the sun, until breakfast was ready.’
      • ‘So either I'm adapting to this constantly changing lifestyle, or I'm just zonked…’
      • ‘Right now, I'm really quite zonked and I think it's time for bed.’
      • ‘It was about 2 by the time we left, and we were both pretty zonked.’
      • ‘Friday night dinner at L&S's, where we were all pretty zonked.’
      • ‘I'm also pretty zonked and wishing I could just lie down and sleep, but that's business as usual for me.’
      • ‘I'm pretty zonked and I could use some rest, especially if I'm going to get to the gym tomorrow.’
      • ‘Two hours later the kids were zonked out and Tanya and I were talking on the couches in the front room.’
      • ‘Moore deplores the madness we live daily but are too busy or too zonked to notice.’
      • ‘Now it's ten to twelve and I'm feeling pretty zonked.’
      • ‘Lunch on Saturday was fun, and D stayed around a little afterwards, but I was so zonked after a week of getting to Battersea for 9am, that he went home.’
      • ‘Anyway, after I got home, had a long phone call with a friend, and went to bed zonked, I had trouble sleeping.’
      • ‘I was pretty zonked around that point, so I finally got in the car and pointed it towards home.’
      • ‘Dolly was fast asleep at my feet, Harry equally zonked, wedged into the small of my back.’
      exhausted, tired, tired out, worn out, weary, fatigued, spent, drained, enfeebled, enervated, run down



/zäNGkt/ /zɑŋkt/