“The Gimp Parade: Not "legless": Ten pairs of legs!”
“Thanks to him and black_samvara i am never going to live down the 'legless' comment ... although ... if it means juffles kneeling in front of me more often then well ... who am i to complain?”
“That would be like giving one particular genus of fish a name meaning "legless", "hairless" or "cold-blooded" when all fish share those traits.”
“I think "legless" is a suitable term to describe our state, although Hughie and I have managed to carry Paul from the pub to the golf course, and dropped him only once.”
Broken Music, A Memoir
“One legend says that he sat so long in contemplation that his legs fell off, and a kind of legless doll which is a favourite plaything in Japan is still called by his name.”
“A 'legless' hedgehog was found rolling around an orchard after getting drunk by gorging on fermented apples.”
“To quote Harold: "It may well be that the expression 'legless' came from drinking rough cider.”
“As someone who gets travel sick on occasions (never on a plane or boat though), I have to say I have never lost the use of my legs (I've never been legless, so to speak) when I was ill.”
“Only Germany and France, legless, and half-eaten, will survive”
“P.S. Favorite dead body description of the book: “He looked at a headless woman, a legless man, at something so torn open it had become a flesh canoe filled with blood.””
These user-created lists contain the word ‘legless’.
Words ending with *more or *less, more or less. Many of theses terms also appear on the list The -less Said, which see.
Slang words for people who are drunk
Sounds like you are .........
Words I should learn/I want to learn/I just learned, with a quotation to help the medicine go down.
notanotherjazzpoet had a very promising list which appears to have petered out. Yes, tosspots: descriptions of being drunk. Walk five metres on the white line then leave your suggestions right here.
Hopefully, I'll be using this site for more than one year. It will be fun then to look back and see what new words I found worthy of notice in any given year.
All words spotted in 2008...
Unwell, intoxicated, or whatever.
I used to sing this as a lullaby to my spawn—till said spawn grew big enough to understand the words, and asked me to sing something else.
Written by Eric Bogle, c. 1971.
Looking for tweets for legless.