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Definition of "drugs" []

  • Any synthetic, semisynthetic, or natural chemical substance used in the treatment, prevention, or diagnosis of disease, or for other medical reasons (noun)
  • A chemical substance, esp a narcotic, taken for the pleasant effects it produces (noun)
  • To mix a drug with (food, drink, etc) (verb)
  • To administer a drug to (verb)
  • To stupefy or poison with or as if with a drug (verb)
  • Plural form of drug. (noun)

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  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of drug. (verb)

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Use "drugs" in a sentence
  • "Whether they were taken as a result of his inability to sleep or because of an ongoing addiction to certain drugs is up for debate, but the fact remains — this actor was cut off too early in life and had a lot more to offer."
  • "But it does serve as a reminder that the moral panic surrounding certain drugs is utterly disconnected from the reality of their objective dangers."
  • "I think that the war on certain drugs is a continuation of slavery and Jim Crow, but its effect of disenfranching voters is merely a collateral benefit to its supporters."