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Definitions of drug:

part of speech: noun

Substance from which medicinal preparations are made.

part of speech: noun

1. Any substance employed as a medicine in the treatment of disease. 2. To give medicine, usually with the sense of giving medicine in unnecessarily large quantities. 3. To narcotize.

Usage examples for drug:

  • I'll have to hunt up an all- night drug store. "The Price She Paid", David Graham Phillips
  • He tried this drug "The Affair at the Semiramis Hotel", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  • In a moment more the supporting drug was on its way to lend aid, and Burns was bending over his friend again, laying a gentle hand upon the damp forehead, and saying with quiet assurance: All right, old boy. "Mrs. Red Pepper", Grace S. Richmond

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