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Definition of Squiffed
1. drunk [adj] - See also: drunk
Lexicographical Neighbors of Squiffed
Literary usage of Squiffed
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant: Embracing English, American, and Anglo by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland (1890)
"... a fuss, a needless ceremony. Hence a man who is finicky and fussy. squiffed (common), slightly intoxicated. ..."
2. Comedians All by George Jean Nathan (1919)
"... Broadway—would profit more with roof audiences who were somewhat squiffed than with the cold sober downstairs shoppers, would make a better impression, ..."
3. That which Hath Wings: A Novel of the Day by Richard Dehan (1918)
"... see ' squiffed' at the ' Ministers'—try a whiff of Paris at the 'Rocroy' after midnight, 'twill buck you up like nothing else—take my word! Won't you? ..."