overdose

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NounEdit

overdose (plural overdoses)

  1. An excessive and dangerous dose of a drug.
    die of a heroin overdose

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overdose (third-person singular simple present overdoses, present participle overdosing, simple past and past participle overdosed)

  1. (intransitive) To dose excessively, to take an overdose.
    Be careful not to overdose on those pills.
    She overdosed on cocaine.
  2. (transitive) To dose to excess; to give an overdose, or too many doses, to.

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FrenchEdit

French Wikipedia has an article on:

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Borrowing from English

NounEdit

overdose f (plural overdoses)

  1. (medicine) overdose

ItalianEdit

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Borrowing from English.

NounEdit

overdose f (invariable)

  1. (medicine) overdose

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Last modified on 28 January 2014, at 08:24