Strung out

Submitted by Alma Barroca on 09.11.2013

Strung out (English) — a. Stupefied from ingestion of or withdrawal from a drug.
b. Addicted to a drug.
c. Severely debilitated from long-term drug use.
d. Physically or emotionally exhausted.

English, explained by Alma Barroca on Sat, 09/11/2013 - 23:15

Strung out — a. При последнем издыхании;
b. Одуревший от алкоголя/наркотиков;
c. Измотанный;
d. Нервный

Russian, explained by Capitan Molly on Mon, 22/08/2016 - 02:18

Strung out — Strung out - a. Nervioso, tenso
b. Adicto a una droga
c. Debilidad severa luego del uso prolongado de una droga
d. Exhausto física o emocionalmente

Spanish, explained by Ale Torres on Sat, 17/02/2018 - 04:14

"Strung out" in lyrics

Baby says to me, I'm interested
If you want, come and stay for another round
She likes it when I go downtown
she asks me to stay today strung out
I say uh mom, I'm interested
If you want I stay for another round

Anitta - Downtown

I've ever known, I'm hoping
That after this fever I'll survive
I know I'm acting a bit crazy
Strung out, a little bit hazy
Hand over heart, I'm praying
That I'm gonna make it out alive

Selena Gomez - The Heart Wants What It Wants

Plain talking (Plain talking)
Take us so far (Take us so far)
Broken down cars (Broken down cars)
Like strung-out old stars (Like strung-out old stars)

Plain talking (Plain talking)

Moby - Lift me up

But I never hurt you
It's not my fault
You see those egg shells, they're broken up
A million pieces, strung out across the ground

Birdy - No Angel

Burn, burn
Like a star
Burn a hole in every heart
Strung out on a trail of blood
Who knew the stars were not enough?
Smile, smile

Funeral Suits - All those friendly people

Here I go, playing star again
There I go, turn the page

So you walk into this restaurant strung out from the road
And you feel the eyes upon you, as you're shaking off the cold
You pretend it doesn't bother you, but you just want to explode

Metallica - Turn The Page

I'm so strung out, I don't know what to do
Should I take away my life, dear God
Or will you pull me through, will you pull me through
I'm so strung out, I'm so strung out

I know that you know that I'm living real trife

C-Block - So Strung Out

She’s the sweetest drug

Ain’t no doubt, so strung out
Ain’t no doubt, so strung out
Over you, over you, over you

Ne-Yo - Because of You

And when you drive her home, is she sittin' real close?
Does she make you weak? Well, that's the way that she wants you.
You're strung out again, she's taken you over,
You've been here before, why can't you let go?

The Hooters - Johnny B

[Verse 1]
I might be too strung out on compliments, overdosed on confidence
Started not to give a fuck and stopped fearing the consequence
Drinking every night because we drink to my accomplishments

Drake - Headlines

I'm high as a kite, I just might, stop to check you out
Body and beats, I stain my sheets, I don't even know why
My girl friend, she's at the end, she is starting to cry
When I'm a walking, I strut my stuff, then I'm so strung out
I'm high as a kite, I just might, stop to check you out </em>

Violent Femmes - Blister in the sun

So don't chastise me
Or think I, I mean you harm
Of those that take you
Leave you strung out
Much too far

Guns N' Roses - Rocket Queen

Junkie, I'm like a junkie

Cause now I'm feenin' for you
I'm strung out on your love
You left me longing for you
Like I can't get enough

Medina - Junkie

What you got boy, is hard to find
I think about it all the time
I'm all strung out my heart is fried
I just cant get you off my mind!
Because your love, your love, your love is my drug

Ke$ha - Your Love Is My Drug

Ashes to ashes, funk to funky
We know Major Tom's a junkie
Strung out in heaven's high
Hitting an all time low

David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes

When all i want is just the truth

I'm wilted and faded after all
Too strung out and burnt out to be
Half the man that I could be

Seether - Here And Now

Tolling for the aching ones
whose wounds cannot be nursed
For the countless confused,
accused, misused, strung-out ones an' worse
An' for every hung-up person
in the whole wide universe

Bob Dylan - Chimes of Freedom.

This ain't like a DVD
Pretty from aftershave
I'm scared life will leave me
Strung out and needin' love
Surely I'm as overcome but brimstone won't come to [lungs?]

Massive Attack - Come Near Me

A star
Lit up like a cigar
Strung out like a guitar
Maybe you can educate my mind

U2 - Elevation


[Refrain] (x2)
Strung up, strung out for your love
Hang in, hung up, it's so rough
I'm wrung and ringing out

Florence + The Machine - Delilah

You were a goddess in my eyes
And sometimes you gave that look
And I though: "Damn!"
And then I was totally strung out again

Udo Lindenberg - Cello

there I go, turn the page

So you walk into this restaurant,
uh strung out from the road
And you feel the eyes upon you,
as you’re shakin’ off the cold

Bob Seger - Turn the Page

A small Jean Genie snuck off to the city
Strung out on lasers and slash back blazers
Ate all your razors while pulling the waiters
Talking 'bout Monroe and walking on Snow White

David Bowie - The Jean Genie

A way to calm the angry voice
And all I really want is deliverance
Do I wear you out
You must wonder why I'm so relentless and all strung out
I'm consumed by the chill of solitary
I'm like Estella

Alanis Morissette - All I Really Want

if there was nothing there all along.

I braved treacherous streets
and kids strung out on homemade speed.
And we shared a bed in which I could not sleep
At all, woo hoo, woo hoo oo oo hoo...

Death Cab For Cutie - Crooked Teeth

Through the hard times, people say that you gotta be strong
Through these hard times, people say you gotta keep going on
Through the hard times, people try and kick you when you’re down
Through these hard times, don’t it always seem like there’s never anyone around to help you when you’re strung out?

(Through these hard times)

Plan B (UK) - Hard Times

too many late nights, and not enough sleep

strung out and wasted, no good in shape for

the life we tasted, there on the table

New Order - Hellbent

Everybody knows, everybody sees
You’re never gonna leave me, you’ve taken all of me and…
I feel so strung out and I know I said something like I’ve got time to live…

You’re like a drug that I just can’t kick

Hard-Fi - Like A Drug

You oughta know that I'm here no matter where you go
(With your head hanging upside down)
Oh yeah, you know it
That's how you know that your best friend's all strung out

Foster the People - Best Friend

Every John is just the same
I'm sick of their city games
I crave a real wild man
I'm strung out on John Wayne

(dat - doo - deet - doe)

Lady Gaga - John Wayne

Grâce à la dureté des temps, les gens disent que tu dois être fort
Par ces temps difficiles, les gens disent que tu dois continuer sur
Grâce à la dureté des temps, les gens essayer de vous lancer quand tu es déprimé
Par ces temps difficiles, ne semblent toujours comme s'il n'y avait jamais personne autour pour vous aider lorsque vous êtes Strung Out?

(Par ces temps difficiles)

Plan B (UK) - francais

so wont you pull your body close to mine.
Tastes like heaven when our lips collide.
And I'm hooked and I'm hooked and I'm hooked I'm strung out on ya baby.
Yeah I don't bite but heard you might so let me feed your appetite.

Max Schneider - Puppeteer

Two thread, lose an hour a day
We're miles adrift, we're inches away...

Strung out on the wings of the dawn
Hole in the back, soul in the storm
Torn down through the cracks in the dark

Unkle - Broken

Little wild one
My heart is in danger, she's strung out on razors now
My heart is in danger, she's strung out on razors now

Green Day - Wild One

The one I’m thinking of
You’re such a good bad drug

Yeah, I’m strung out
No, I can't see straight
All you give I’ll take

Nick Carter - Addicted

Shown how to feel good and told to feel bad.
Tongue tied and terrified we learned how to pray
Now our feelings run deep and cold as the clay.
And strung out behind us the banners and flags
Of our possible pasts lie in tatters and rags.

Pink Floyd - Your possible pasts

Corporate prison, we stay, hey
I'm a dull boy, work all day, oh
So I'm strung out anyway, hey

Loneliness is not a phase

Alice in Chains - Angry Chair

I've seen myself in a thousand faces
Strung out on life's path
I would add up what you mean to me
But I cannot do the math

Vanessa Carlton - Come Undone

Clouds covered love's
Barbed wired snare
Strung up, strung out
I just can't go without
I could never drown in

The Black Keys - Gold On The Ceiling

Sometimes life gets bitter
I get strung out, caught in the middle
And I can't breathe
I just need a little taste of paradise

Sabrina Carpenter - Your Love's Like

Well I'm down in Louisiana, woman, don't believe there's
Nothing but voodoo
I'm strung out on this woman, now tell me
What more can I do
This old fool

Buddy Guy & Junior Wells - This Old Fool

You drift away then you disappear
Counting the days til I bring you back to me eventually

My strung out heart needs your angel eyes
They tear me apart and I’m hypnotized
Let’s pick up the pieces of whatever’s left of me

5 Seconds of Summer - Lost In Reality

And if she tells you you should know
Then you should know my love

She is strung out on a TV dream
And she's the taste of the gasoline
And she's as similar as you can get

Suede - She's In Fashion

I never felt so lonely then you came along

So now what should I do?
I'm strung out, addicted to you
My body aches, now that you're gone
My supply fell through

Silent Hill (OST) - You're Not Here

E quando si guida la sua casa, è lei Sittin 'davvero vicino?
E lei ti faccio debole! Beh, questo è il modo in cui lei ti vuole.
Stai Strung Out di nuovo, ha preso voi sopra,
Sei stato qui prima, perché non posso farlo si lascia andare!

The Hooters - Johnny B. (Giovanni B.)

Just paint what you see
Don't let anyone say it's wrong

And if you're strung out like a kite
Or stung awake in the night
It's alright to be frightened

Wilco - What Light

بعد از اين تب ، زنده بمونم
I know I'm acting a bit crazy
ميدونم يكم مثل ديوونه ها رفتار ميكنم
Strung out, a little bit hazy
بي قرار و مـُرددم
Hand over heart, I'm praying

Selena Gomez - The Heart Wants What It Wants

How could I love you, when all you ever did was wrong?
How could I trust you, you lied to me all along?
You strung me out

Lecrae - Strung Out

You're so bad, it feels good
There's so much I never understood
Oh Mama take a look at me now
I'm hung up, strung out
All I want to do is scream and shout your name
Addicted to you somehow

Deep Purple - Wicked Ways

For us, child, the stars refuse to shine
Why for us, child, do the stars refuse to shine?

Somewhere strung out on the lam
We wound up back here again
Like unstable chemicals

Rise Against - Methadone

Sen ve ben kasabanın hırsızları gibiydik
Bir sürü kız arkadaşlar, ama yeterince aşk yoktu
Bir sürü geç geceler, ve yeterinde uyku yoktu
Sinirlendik ve boşa harcadık, iyi değil ve ıtanç verici (Strung out and wasted, no good and shameful)
Tattığımız o hayat, masanın üzerindeki

New Order - Azimli

And I guess that I'm your junkie fair enough [I'm your junkie]
And I guess if that's addiction
Then I guess that I'm your junkie
And I guess that I'm just strung out of your love

Don't walk away, baby

Ronan Keating - Addicted

Oh, two different worlds

Is she that different or is it the thrill of someone new
Strung out on her, I need her love
I need it bad, and I know, I know it's true
I'm the one that lies awake alone

Foreigner - Two Different Worlds

All for nothing
Did you really want(x4)
Refuse to surrender,
Strung out until ripped apart,
Who dares, who dares to condemn
All for nothing

Portishead - Mysterons

I won't let you go (go) all alone
Keep me inside
When I'm strung out, full of doubt
You keep me alive
With the smile on your face and the hair in your eyes

Dave Days - You've Been On My Mind

Evicted from your condo, now you're living in a shack
Sitting on your ass shooting up and smoking crack
Now look in the mirror, and tell me what you see
A strung-out junkie with a college degree!

Nobody cares if you're alive or dead

Exodus - Verbal Razors

Chasing tail and committing hate crimes.
Rich hippie girl with a gas guzzler.
Forced myself to fall in love with her.
She was so strung out she'd swear it never occurred.
The honkey king went back on his word.

Say Anything - Hate Everyone

I need new feet, these are all worn out
I need a new head cause I'm all strung out
I pull my hair, I scream and shout to no one
I need to find a way to spend my time

Emily Osment - Unaddicted

Forget about all the things that you told me,
Advice that you sold me
Yea! I checked out
So strung out they say I'm pretentious,
My life is infectious,
Still I won't apologize

Escape the Fate - Apologize

Well I never knew you
Wish I could've saved you
From losers that drained you
Before you got strung out
With so much potential
How could you let us down?

Hinder - Homecoming Queen

And when will the light come back?
I’m ecstatic like a drug addict,
Locked in the attic,
Strung out and spellbound.

I thought on through the night.

Owl City - Beautiful Times

I’m drifted away
I’m gone insane
And I’ll be strung out everyday
Fall into peaces
In the crisis

Paddy and the Rats - Off The Waggon

Right here on this road, on this road I'm on today.

I get the feeling I could chase you clean on in the ball
And wind up staying pull off, put down strung out and stalled.
Honey, I ain't got time to wait on you or to fetch your super ball,
I got lots of things I've got to do.

Janis Joplin - Bye, Bye Baby

Your simple stare
And your wrong wrong name
They keep me where I belong
All strung out in song

While I so tamed

TV On The Radio - Ambulance

All these broken dreams have made me see.
That I'm strung out somebody rescue me.
Well, do I have to tell you that I love you.
Do I have to tell you that I care.

Hanoi Rocks - Boulevard Of Broken Dreams

You here a lot of beats getting louder
Their strung out minds getting confused
Everyone getting launched with sounds of panic
They got confused in the end and didn't know what they wanted

MIKE - Fever

Like heroin in our veins
Our pleasure in suffering will drive us insane
Strung out, I need a final injection
I’ll overdose on my own self-destruction

Forgotten Tomb - Let's Torture Each Other

Living like a gypsy can

Just don't tell 'em I've gone crazy
That I'm still strung out over you
Tell 'em anythin' you want to
Just don't tell 'em all the truth

Jason Aldean - The Truth

It's fine 'cause I feel that too, I do, I do

Always on my mind, tension on the line
Strung out in sunshine, magic of the night
Lovers holding tight
Summoning the daylight

Jessie Baylin - I Feel That Too

Now I can tell by the way you came in - You’re just dying to be famous
Strung out on your own reflection – In desperate need of attention
So high on hope you’re wasted - So close you can almost taste it
So yesterday you’re faded - Welcome to LA….you’ve made it

My Ruin - Walk Of Shame

Asche zu Asche, Funk wird funky <fn>Die wörtliche Übersetzung wird dem Sinn nicht ganz gerecht.</fn>
Wir wissen alle, daß Major Tom ein Junkie ist
Zugedröhnt hoch oben am Himmel<fn>Oder auch: "Voll geschafft nach seinem Trip". Der Begriff "strung out" kann sowohl das "high" eines Drogenrausches als auch das "low" danach beschreiben.</fn>
Erreicht er einen absoluten Tiefpunkt

David Bowie - Asche zu Asche

I take back everything I said
Everything ‘till now

‘Cause you’ve got me so strung out
When you leave and come around

Automatic Loveletter - My Goodbye

Jet black feet while I clever craft styles
Miss I’ll flip this and dip-dip twaow!
Miss, I been this, you must’ve missed out
Dope when dressed up, ya boy strung out...
His Girl is pressed, now behave, calm down
Sip on old grapes and be laid lounge...

Azealia Banks - JFK

Now how does it feel, knowing you're barely alive
See through bloodshot eyes, you're left empty inside
Where I was, strung out and drug through the mud
I must agree, you're just like me

Falling in Reverse - Caught like a Fly

I'll be with you through it all

I can't stand to see you down
Strung out, off the wagon, and unwound
But steady, steady
Oh God, Jenny, Jenny

Nothing More - Jenny

I felt the pain all in my heart
When my mom would go and crawl in the dark
And cry lungs out cause she knew that our time was up now
I ain't know how to deal with none of it I was strung out
Finally my 18th birthday hit
I would had left,but I had to help her pay rent

Hopsin - Story of Mine

They must have been broken
I was born at the wrong time to figure all of this out

I have been strung out
I have been wasted
I've been going through so many changes

Kyle Gray Young - Born At The Wrong Time


[Estribillo] (x2)
Tensa, al borde por tu amor[fn]Juego de palabras con cuerdas y emociones: Strung up puede traducirse como colgarse o estar tenso y strung out puede ser colgar afuera, estar al borde, o estar drogado[/fn]
Aguanta, obsesionada, es tan difícil[fn]Otro juego de palabras: Hang in puede ser colgar adentro o aguantar mientras hung up se usa para colgar el teléfono o estar obsesionado[/fn]
Me retorcida y dando alarmas

Florence + The Machine - Delilah

Hahahah... Aaaaah! Rrrrrr...
They wanna know my recipe
They know I ball like the niggas at the ES-PYs
Strung out on the pussy so I call her Crystal Methanine
Shorty tryna give me brain like telepathy
Ayo Sinceré, get Chanel bags

Nicki Minaj - The Pinkprint Freestyle

If anyone can hear me slap some sense in me
But you turn your head and I end up talking to myself
Anxiety has got me strung out and frustrated
So I loose my head or I band it up against the wall

Green Day - 80

No matter how hard I sang lalalalala it didn't help
Life turned porridgy
Got stuck in a delirium
All strung out and living like a 16 year old prick[fn]or "murkku" in some lyrics => "teen"[/fn]

I hear the city lights singing for you

Nikke Ankara - Hope Nothing Will Happen

He's just a little brought down
'Cause when you knocked
He thought you were the candyman
Don't get strung out
By the way I look
Don't judge a book by its cover

The Rocky Horror Picture Show - Sweet Transvestite

I was strung out and still high from last night
I started to fall
The never ending hell was upon me, and man did I give a damn
I said I choose to live now, cos who knows what’s to come
But I guess I never knew what hit me…
Till I woke up on the ground

Chrome Division - The Magic Man

And ooh, baby keeps it with her now
And ooh, baby's got a mouthful of things she calls "excuses"
Yeah, you're real pretty, pretty
You're pretty strung-out for a girl

Butch Walker - Bethamphetamine

I just read your letter
It says that you'll be gone for a while
Everything was gettin' better
I guess I'm just a fool strung out

What to do?

Limp Bizkit - It'll Be Ok

You're my desire
Take me higher and higher
Playing with fire
Strung out, high and wired

What is this feeling on my mind

Sirenia - Playing with Fire

How I fell into the seas of wonder
And crossed the oceans bearing load

A strung out fool for your heroine ways
Blew my cool for a fiction daze
A promise heard that said you'd be mine

Subvision - Fault

Here we are, looking at the sun
Nothing's gonna change
All strung out, beached upon the shore
You said 'I don't ever want to change no more'

Kasabian - The Party Never Ends

Do you love?
Do you need love?
When your angels shout
Is your heart strung out?

Do you love?

Natalie Imbruglia - Do you love?

Verse 1]
Seven million strung out on ambition
Sea of relay high rise in remission

Blue Stahli - Ready Aim Fire

No more sad songs
No pain no seperation
Strung out on memories rest beneath the leaves

Someday never came so I keep waiting

Elvis Depressedly - N.M.S.S.

your dope laced blood shows me new highs
bloodlust, druglust, count drugula arise...

strung out on blood I hunt the streets at night
terror from the sky, in batform I strike
your naked body dragged to my darkened crypt

Electric Wizard - Satanic Rites Of Drugula

I think it, I say it, I write it, erase it
And break my back so I don’t let you down
I’m restless and twisted, strung out, addicted
To chasing after picture perfect sound

Set It Off - Something New

if there was nothing there all along.

I braved treacherous streets
and kids strung out on homemade speed.
And we shared a bed in which I could not sleep
At all, woo hoo, woo hoo oo oo hoo...

Death Cab For Cutie - Teeth

that I love you but I never liked your friends

Where are you now?
Cause I've been hearing that you're so strung out
And feeling down
Well maybe the company your keeping round

The Federal Empire - I Never Liked Your Friends

Nu kör jag[fn]Compare it to "Here we go!" ("Nu kör vi!").[/fn], leker stjärna igen
Där åker jag[fn]I've been struggling quite a bit with this line, since there are so many possible interpretations. "There you go" could mean "Varsågod", "Där har du det", etc, but since the lyrics seem to portray a repetitive tedious existance, I chose to take it literally, that he leaves again.[/fn], vänd blad

Så du går in på en restaurang, tärd av resandet,[fn]To be strung out means to be physically or emotionally exhausted, or to be severely debilitated from long-term drug use, which means the travelling lifestyle of the narrator might be likened to drug abuse?[/fn]
och du känner deras blickar, när du skakar av dig kylan
Du låtsas att det inte stör dig, men du vill bara explodera

Metallica - Vänd blad

It’s just the black swan inside of me
Inside of me

Strung out wrong and hung out to dry
Marking time as hope grows
It’s how I deceive

Caroline Wennergren - Black Swan

Your hand on his arm
Haystack charm around your neck
Strung out and thin
Calling some friend trying to cash some check
He's acting dumb

Elliott Smith - Needle In The Hay

I'm strung out and I'm sentimental
On Blackfriars bridge hoping that it's all over
Check my pulse to see if I'm still living
Cos I feel death get closer
My racing mind
My bloodshot eyes

Counterfeit - Addiction

as the ghost of you hangs over my bed

Thanks to you, I'm not myself
I'm all strung out, that much is clear
And I'll spend my whole life-time
with your life-line wrapped around my throat

All Time Low - Thanks to You

We find ourselves in utter despair
If we jolt at it to free ourselves
It only grips us tighter
Our Michael strung out by the administration
Held hostage in his armchair via money transfers from the bankers
A world stands on its head through man being estranged from himself

Söhne Mannheims - Michael the German

and he fights his whole soul all the best to find some.
I was a young boy
'til I held her in my arms
now I find that I'm strung out behind some.

I can't quit her,

Blood, Sweat & Tears - I Can't Quit Her

I can't release myself
Calm the storm that builds inside
Kill off emotions and I'm strung out again
I can't escape myself
Cuz I've been running all my life

3rd Strike - Strung Out