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spaced out

adjective [after verb] uk   (also spacey, spacy) slang us  
describes someone who is not completely conscious of what is happening, often because of taking drugs or needing to sleep: I hadn't slept for two days and was completely spaced out.Drugs - general wordsSpecific types of drug
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