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English definition of “out of it”

out of it

informal
not conscious of where you are or what condition you are in as a result of taking alcohol or drugs : She was lying on the sofa , totally out of it.Dreaming unhappy because you are not included in what is happening : I didn't know anyone at the party and I felt really out of it.Excluding
(Definition of out of it from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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