half-seas over

[ haf-seez, hahf- ]SEE DEFINITION OF half-seas over

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HALF-SEAS OVER

Last night I was half-seas over, and tolerably happy; this morning I am high and dry, and intolerably miserable.

Between the still labors of a divine imagination, and the uproarious riot of a public feed when half-seas over?

Peyrade wished to pass for a tippling Englishman; he never went out till he was half-seas over.

The two men summoned managed to get up the side, though it was very evident that they were half-seas over.

Garibaldi replied that he had already been half-seas over, but would not object to another cruise.

Some timber cutters and teamsters were in town (one pub and the station), and most of them were half-seas over.

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