blue drunk 3 realizations
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme синий (sinij)
Meaning 1 blue
Direction
Meaning 2 drunk (slang expression) Вы уже когда в студию зашли, уже тогда синие были (1983)
"When you went into the studio, even then you were blue (drunk)"
Reference Mokienko Nikitina 2000 page 537
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Comment Also синька 'vodka', 'alcohol intoxication', синь 'drunken feast; drinking alcohol', синюга, синюшка, синюха, синяк 'drunkard', синячить, синять 'to drink alcohol', синенький 'denatured alcohol' Mokienko, Nikitina 2000, 537-538
ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language Dutch
Lexeme blauw
Meaning 1 blue
Direction
Meaning 2 (slang) drunk
Reference Mironov 1987 page 117
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ACCEPTED Realization
Type Polysemy
Language German
Lexeme blau
Meaning 1 blue
Direction
Meaning 2 (colloquially) drunk
Reference Duden
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