I thought it belonged only to pre-war upper-class slang.
2009/2/15, Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx@xxx.xxx <Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx@xxx.xxx>: > > In a message dated 2/15/2009 12:02:24 P.M. Pacific Standard Time, > firstname.lastname@example.org writes: > > 'Blootered' is not a word I have heard before, but, probably the origin of > 'blotto' meaning 'blind drunk' - which is quite common here in New Zealand. > > Iain Boyd > > > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > Ditto for my American English. Never have encountered "blootered," but am > quite familiar with "blotto." > > Robb > >