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Adjective: hammered  ha-mu(r)d
  1. Shaped or worked with a hammer and often showing hammer marks
    "a bowl of hammered brass"
     
  2. Very drunk
    "I had travelling money and got hammered in the bar downstairs";
    - besotted [archaic], blind drunk, blotto, crocked [N. Amer], cockeyed, fuddled, loaded [N. Amer], pie-eyed, pixilated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, soused, sozzled, stiff, tight, wet, swacked [N. Amer], tanked up, bombed, steaming, fried [N. Amer], bladdered [Brit], stinko, blitzed, out of it [Brit], mullered [Brit], trolleyed [Brit], three sheets to the wind, liquored up [N. Amer], juiced [N. Amer], pickled, stonkered [Austral, NZ], stewed, wasted, legless [Brit], blootered [UK, dialect], paralytic [Brit], trashed, bevvied [Brit], drunk, pixillated, half-seas-over [Brit]
Verb: hammer  ha-mu(r)
  1. Beat with or as if with a hammer
    "hammer the metal flat"
     
  2. Create by hammering
    "hammer the silver into a bowl";
    - forge
     
  3. Beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight
    - cream, bat, clobber, drub, thrash, lick, marmelise [Brit, informal], trounce, whale [N. Amer], marmelize [Brit, informal], marmalise [Brit, informal], marmalize [Brit, informal], wipe the floor, beat hollow, muller [Brit], smoke [N. Amer], slaughter, tromp [N. Amer]

See also: drunk, gone, inebriate, inebriated, intoxicated, ripped

Type of: beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish

Encyclopedia: Hammered

Hammer, South Dakota