[LMB] Mark and weight and power, was List-biz and why people leave [snipped most stuff]

rizwana z riz_lists at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Dec 16 11:36:55 GMT 2006


Paula Lieberman <paal at gis.net> wrote:     ----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Elizabeth Holden" 
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> I thought 'getting hammered' meant 'getting drunk'.
  
I think its used to mean lots of things. In England it does mean that - 'getting hammered'  = getting totally and utterly, fall down on your face drunk/intoxicated/wrecked/pi$$ed. Its also used in sport when a team is losing badly - theyre 'getting hammered'.  
   
  :) Riz

 		
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