Intoxicated vs Squiffed - What's the difference?

intoxicated | squiffed |


As adjectives the difference between intoxicated and squiffed

is that intoxicated is stupefied by alcohol, drunk while squiffed is (informal) intoxicated.

As a verb intoxicated

is (intoxicate).

intoxicated

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Stupefied by alcohol, drunk.
  • Stupefied by any chemical substance.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Verb

    (head)
  • (intoxicate)
  • squiffed

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (informal) intoxicated
  • *{{quote-book
  • , year=2005 , author=J. C. Morris , title=The End of Arrogance: Revised Edition , publisher=Buy Books on the web citation , isbn=0741422778 , page=133 , passage=Her hair streamed down in front of her eyes and her dress was on back to front. Totally squiffed . Leo hustled her into bed.}}
  • *{{quote-book
  • , year=1994 , author=Farley Mowat , title=Born Naked , publisher=Houghton Mifflin Books citation , isbn=0395735289 , page=74 , passage=I got all the heavy drinkers squiffed out of their minds}}

    References

    *2005, Editors Catherine Soanes and Angus Stevenson, The Oxford Dictionary of English (revised edition) , Oxford University Press