miracle/wonder drug

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of miracle/wonder drug

: a drug that is very effective

Word by Word Definitions

miracle play
  1. : an extraordinary event manifesting divine intervention in human affairs

  2. : an extremely outstanding or unusual event, thing, or accomplishment

  3. : a divinely natural phenomenon experienced humanly as the fulfillment of spiritual law

wonder play
  1. : a cause of astonishment or admiration : marvel

  2. : miracle

  3. : the quality of exciting amazed admiration

  1. : to be in a state of wonder

  2. : to feel surprise

  3. : to feel curiosity or doubt

  1. : wondrous, wonderful: such as

  2. : exciting amazement or admiration

  3. : effective or efficient far beyond anything previously known or anticipated

drug play
  1. : a substance used as a medication or in the preparation of medication

  2. : a substance recognized in an official pharmacopoeia or formulary (see formulary 3)

  3. : a substance intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease

  1. : to affect with a drug (see 1drug)

  2. : to administer a drug to

  3. : to lull or stupefy as if with a drug

  1. : dialectal past tense of drag


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