from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Preserved in or treated with pickle.
  • adj. Slang Intoxicated; drunk.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of pickle.
  • adj. preserved by pickling
  • adj. drunk

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Preserved in a pickle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Preserved in pickle.
  • Briny.
  • Roguish.
  • Same as peckled.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (used of foods) preserved in a pickling liquid


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