(comparative more tore up, superlative most tore up)
- (US, slang) unsightly, unkempt, dirty
- She went into rehab tore up but then cleaned up quite nicely by her departure.
- (US, slang) particularly drunk
- I got three pounds of ice, a gallon of Jack, a half-gallon of Reyka, two gallons of Jäger and a rainbow of mixers. Tonight we're gettin' tore up from the floor up.