Verb used across English speaking Canada since
the early 1970's with roots
in the Western Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta meaning 1) to work very
hard. 2) to get wasted and rock as hard as possible. 3) To finish a job or task in an efficient and quick manner.
The word is currently enjoying a surge
in popularity since
the release of the movie FUBAR and is now used frequently in an ironic or lowbrow way.
tense usage combines the present participle and the past
tense of "to be".
"As soon as Odjick gets
out of the penalty box, you know he's just
gonna drop the gloves on Domi
"Dave and I were given'er last night right up to the time of the puck drop before we realized
the game was on pay per view. "