Green’s Dictionary of Slang

pummeled adj.

(later use US campus) drunk.

[UK]Foote Englishman in Paris in Works (1799) I 34: Classic: What time did your master come home? Roger: Between five and six, pummell’d to a jelly.
[US]Eble Campus Sl. Nov.
[US]Eble Sl. and Sociability 127: Slang terms for drunkenness from just the two school years 1990–92 show great linguistic energy: [...] plastered, polluted, pummeled.