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zonked | zonked out (1)

This page is about the slang term zonked | zonked out (1)

American and Australian English


under the influence of drugs or alcohol

For example

  • Phil was so zonked after smoking marijuana that he just sat in the corner doing nothing.

  • Don't you think you're too zonked to drive, dude?


This is typically used in American and Australian English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

Johnny was really zonked after

a. eating five hotdogs

b. smoking ten marijuana cigarettes

c. driving fifteen miles

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Contributor: Matt Errey