One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘Because I'd had a couple of drinks after the show, and also because I was ' cream crackered ', I had a driver.’
- ‘Oh, and a lot of recent peacy stuff, which I may have to ease up on; I'm just cream-crackered, frankly.’
- ‘I am cream crackered so I'm off to my foton.’
- ‘I was out all day yesterday, and I'm pretty cream-crackered, so I may watch a film and go to bed.’
1980s: rhyming slang for ‘knackered’.
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