Plastered

What does it mean?

Very drunk

When someone is referred to as being ‘Plastered’, it means they’re really drunk or highly influenced by a substance. Generally, this term links with alcohol consumption to the point of heavy intoxication.

There could be a couple of reasons why someone might get ‘Plastered’. For instance, this could happen when someone is trying to forget the pain of a broken relationship.

On a more positive note, getting ‘Plastered’ might be the result of a joyous occasion. Say, for example, your favorite sports team won a significant match or you’re at a holiday party like St. Patrick’s Day or a festive office Christmas party.

Example for using ‘Plastered’ in a conversation

Hey, did you see Mark at the party last night?

Yeah, he was completely plastered!

I heard he had a bad breakup. Maybe that’s why.

Yeah, it’s possible. People sometimes get plastered to numb the pain.