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British people love a good drink. You will find us at the pub drinking and having a good time. This means that we have a lot of ways to talk about getting drunk. Here are some popular phrases that you will hear in the UK. 

British Slang for Drunk 

We have many ways to talk about being drunk in the UK. Here are some common slang words that we use:

  • Pissed
  • Sloshed
  • Wasted
  • Hammered
  • Plastered

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Example sentences:

Knowing the words is only have of the lesson. Learning how to use them naturally is also important. Here are some example sentences to show you how we use these words naturally.

  • He gets pissed most weekends
  • I drank too much, I’m sloshed.
  • Let’s get hammered this weekend!
  • She often gets plastered with her friends.
  • OMG! I was so wasted last night.

So, there are 5 slang words that you can use to talk about drinking and being drunk in the UK. Learning slang words and phrases can be a great and interesting way to express yourself more like a native speaker. 

Check the links below to learn about other phrases and slang that we often use in the UK

           Read More: Learn British Slang – Bollocks

           Read More: Learn British Slang – Piss

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