Associations to the word «Drug»

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DRUG, noun. (pharmacology) A substance used to treat an illness, relieve a symptom, or modify a chemical process in the body for a specific purpose.
DRUG, noun. A psychoactive substance, especially one which is illegal and addictive, ingested for recreational use, such as cocaine.
DRUG, noun. Anything, such as a substance, emotion, or action, to which one is addicted.
DRUG, noun. Any commodity that lies on hand, or is not salable; an article of slow sale, or in no demand.
DRUG, verb. (transitive) To administer intoxicating drugs to, generally without the recipient's knowledge or consent.
DRUG, verb. (transitive) To add intoxicating drugs to with the intention of drugging someone.
DRUG, verb. (intransitive) To prescribe or administer drugs or medicines.
DRUG, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of drag
DRUG, noun. (obsolete) A drudge.
DRUG ABUSE, noun. Misuse of, or overindulgence in, drugs; substance abuse. [from 20th c.]
DRUG ADDICT, noun. A person with a chemical or psychological dependency on a drug, especially one which is illegal or improperly procured.
DRUG ADDICTION, noun. Dependency on drugs, especially which are illegal or improperly procured.
DRUG ADDICTS, noun. Plural of drug addict
DRUG BARON, noun. A druglord.
DRUG BARONS, noun. Plural of drug baron
DRUG DEAL, noun. Used other than as an idiom: see drug,‎ deal.
DRUG DEAL, noun. An illegal business transaction where cash or something else of value is exchanged for illegal drugs, usually conducted in a clandestine manner.
DRUG DEALER, noun. One who illegally sells drugs.
DRUG DEALERS, noun. Plural of drug dealer
DRUG DEALS, noun. Plural of drug deal
DRUG DOG, noun. A specialized form of detection dog; trained to use its sense of smell to locate illicit substances, such as drugs, which may be carried on a person in their effects.
DRUG IN THE MARKET, noun. Drug on the market
DRUG LAB, noun. A laboratory designed for the manufacture of illegal drugs.
DRUG LABS, noun. Plural of drug lab
DRUG LORD, noun. Alternative spelling of druglord
DRUG LORDS, noun. Plural of drug lord
DRUG OF CHOICE, noun. (legal) (narcotics) The particular (usually illicit) substance that a suspect is addicted to.
DRUG OF CHOICE, noun. The best-choice medication to treat a particular medical problem.
DRUG ON THE MARKET, noun. (idiomatic) something which is overabundant at the moment and thus not in demand.
DRUG PUSHER, noun. A person who encourages people to take up illegal drugs, and then supplies that need for a price
DRUG RUNNING, noun. The illegal drug trade.
DRUG STORE, noun. Alternative spelling of drugstore
DRUG STORES, noun. Plural of drug store
DRUG TEST, noun. Any chemical check for the presence of (usually illegal) drugs in a sample of one's blood, hair or urine.
DRUG TESTS, noun. Plural of drug test

Dictionary definition

DRUG, noun. A substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic.
DRUG, verb. Administer a drug to; "They drugged the kidnapped tourist".
DRUG, verb. Use recreational drugs.

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