Definition of the pill
: a pill that a woman takes so that she will not become pregnant : a birth control pill She is on the pill.
Word by Word Definitions
: to come off in flakes or scales : peel
: to subject to depredation or extortion
: to peel or strip off
: a usually medicinal or dietary preparation in a small rounded mass to be swallowed whole
: birth control pill
: something repugnant or unpleasant that must be accepted or endured
: to dose with pills
: to become rough with or mat into little balls
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