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To take, prescribe or administer a medicine

administer

verb

to give someone a drug or medical treatment

administration

noun

the action of giving someone a drug

come off

to stop taking something such as a medicine or drug

dispense

verb

to prepare medicines and give them to people

dope

verb

to give someone a drug to take away their pain or to make them sleep

dose

verb

to give a measured amount of a drug to someone

drug

verb

to give a drug to someone so that they will go to sleep or will become unconscious

drug

verb

to put a drug in food or drink so that someone will swallow it without knowing

drug up

to give someone a lot of drugs or medicine with the result that they cannot behave normally

give

verb

to put medicine into someone’s body using a particular method

go on

to start taking a particular medicine or drug

inject

verb

to put a drug or another substance into your body through the skin, using a needle and a syringe

inoculate

verb

to protect someone against a particular disease by injecting a medicine containing a small amount of the disease into them, so that their body becomes immune to it

overdose

verb

to take too much of a drug at one time

pop

verb

if you pop pills, you take them too often

take

verb

to put a drug or medicine into your body

vaccinate

verb

to treat a person or an animal with a vaccine to protect them against a disease

go private

to choose to pay for medical treatment, rather than use the free treatment provided by the national health service

pump someone full of something

to put a lot of a substance, especially a drug, into someone’s body

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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