od


od

interjection, often capitalized \ˈäd\

Definition of OD

archaic
—used as a mild oath

Variants of OD

od or odd \ˈäd\

Origin of OD

euphemism for God
First Known Use: 1695

Rhymes with OD

1OD

noun \ˌō-ˈdē\

Definition of OD

1
:  an overdose of a narcotic
2
:  one who has taken an OD

Origin of OD

overdose
First Known Use: circa 1960

Other Drug/Tobacco Terms

controlled, flake, herb, key, sodden

Rhymes with OD

ackee, Agee, agley, aiguille, agree, Albee, alee, ani, at sea, Attlee, Bacchae, bailee, Bangui, banshee, bargee, bawbee, bee tree, Belgae, big tree, bohea, bootee, bougie, break free, buckshee, burgee, Bt, callee, Capri, carefree, CB, CD, Chablis, Chaldee, chickpea, chili, church key, confit, cowpea, croquis, curie, dead-tree, debris, decree, deep-sea, degree, Denis, donee, DP, draftee, drawee, Dundee, emcee, ennui, esprit, etui, farci, feoffee, flame tree, foresee, for free, fringe tree, fusee, GB, germfree, glacis, goatee, grandee, grand prix, grantee, green tea, GT, heart-free, he/she, high sea, high tea, Horae, hot key, Humvee, IC, in fee, IV, Jaycee, jaygee, jayvee, Jiangxi, knock-knee, KP, latchkey, lessee, listee, look-see, low-key, LP, lychee, mamey, maquis, Marie, marquee, MC, mentee, Midi, mille-feuille, muggee, must-see, Nancy, ngwee, North Sea, off-key, ogee, Osee, Parcae, pardie, Parsi, passkey, Pawnee, payee, PC, Pee Dee, peewee, pewee, PG, pledgee, pollee, pongee, post-free, précis, puree, puttee, qt, raki, rani, razee, Red Sea, rooftree, Ross Sea, rupee, rushee, RV, scot-free, settee, Shaanxi, shade tree, Shanxi, s/he, shift key, shoe tree, sightsee, signee, silk tree, sirree, smoke tree, snap pea, snow pea, spadille, spahi, spondee, squeegee, standee, state tree, strophe, suttee, sweat bee, sycee, TB, tepee, testee, 3-D, titi, to-be, toll-free, topee, to sea, towhee, townee, trainee, Tralee, trochee, trustee, Tupi, turfski, turnkey, tutee, Tutsi, tutti, TV, unbe, vendee, vestee, Volsci, vouchee, whangee, whoopee, wind tee, would-be, Yangtze, yen-shee

2OD

verb

: to become sick or die from taking too much of a drug

: to have or experience too much of something

OD'd or ODedOD'·ingOD's

Full Definition of OD

intransitive verb
1
:  to become ill or die of an OD
2
:  to have or experience too much of something —usually used with on <OD on television>

First Known Use of OD

1966

Other Drug/Tobacco Terms

controlled, flake, herb, key, sodden

3OD

abbreviation

Definition of OD

1
doctor of optometry
2
[Latin oculus dexter] right eye
3
officer of the day
4
olive drab
5
on demand
6
outside diameter; outside dimension
7
overdraft; overdrawn

Other Education Terms

baccalaureate, colloquium, corequisite, dissertation, monograph, pedant, practicum, survey course, thesis

od

abbreviation    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OD

every day—used in writing prescriptions

Origin of OD

Latin omnes dies

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