take drugs

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of take drugs

: to use illegal drugs

Word by Word Definitions

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

drug play drugs
  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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