Definition of antidote
- needed the antidote for the snake's venom
- an antidote to boredom
There is no antidote to this poison.
For him, racing motorcycles is a great antidote to boredom.
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: a substance that stops the harmful effects of a poison
: something that corrects or improves the bad effects of something
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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