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be as high as a kite

informal to ​behave in a ​silly or ​excited way because you have taken ​drugs or ​drunk a lot of ​alcohol: I ​tried to ​talk to her after the ​party, but she was as high as a ​kite. to ​feel very ​happy and ​excited: I was as high as a ​kite when I ​heard I'd got the ​job.
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