(drugs) under the influence of heroin or cocaine; thus punning synon. snowed in, snowed up.
|Miss Knight (1963) 55: ‘I’m snowbound now, Mary,’ she confided to inform the others that she had just sniffed cocaine.|
|AS III:2 167: Snowed In: Dopey, as if full of cocaine (Snow).‘Miscellaneous Notes’ in|
|Red Wind (1946) 199: He was snowed to the hairline. [Ibid.] 200: That snowed-up hoodlum looked like a life-taker to me.‘Guns At Cyrano’s’ in|
|Criminal Sl. (rev. edn).|
|Man Who Was Not With It (1965) 222: I figured on how to get snowed.|
|Burn, Killer, Burn! 323: I got snowed to the gills.|
|St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) 1 Sept. 55/1: [headline] Why Are We Still Snowed On Cocaine?|