See also: drogá, drogà, drogą, and drōga

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Cognate with French drogue, English drug.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

droga f (plural drogues)

  1. drug

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CzechEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

droga f

  1. drug, recreational drug (illegal or intoxicating)

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • droga in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • droga in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

droga (plural drogas)

  1. drug (medical drug or recreational drug)

ItalianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdrɔ.ɡa/
  • Hyphenation: drò‧ga

Etymology 1Edit

Perhaps from Dutch droog (dry).

NounEdit

droga f (plural droghe)

  1. spice
    Synonym: spezia
  2. drug
    • 2008, Fratello Metallo, "Bacco", Misteri.
      L'alcol è droga! L'alcol è droga e morte!
      Alcohol is a drug! Alcohol is a drug and death!
    • 2012, Ferran Adrià, Valentin Fuster, Josep Corbella, La buona cucina della salute, page 237.
      Le ragazze hanno ben chiaro che la marijuana non è una droga leggera.
      The girls understood pretty clearly that marijuana is not a light drug.
    Synonym: stupefacente
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

droga

  1. inflection of drogare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Lower SorbianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dorga.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

droga f (diminutive drožka)

  1. street
  2. road
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ReferencesEdit

  • Gunter Schaarschmidt, A Historical Phonology of the Upper and Lower Sorbian Languages (1998), page 45: USo dróha 'road', also droha, LSo droga;

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from German Droge, from French drogue, from Middle Low German droge (dry).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdrɔwɡa/, [ˈdrowɡa]

NounEdit

droga f

  1. drug
DeclensionEdit
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Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

droga

  1. feminine nominative singular of drogi

Further readingEdit

  • Arnošt Muka (1921, 1928), “droga”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German, Russian), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted (in German)Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • droga in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

droga m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of droge

PolishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdrɔ.ɡa/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dro‧ga
  • Rhymes: -ɔɡa

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *dorga.

NounEdit

droga f (diminutive dróżka)

  1. way
  2. road
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

AdjectiveEdit

droga

  1. feminine nominative/vocative singular of drogi

Further readingEdit

  • droga in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • droga in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French drogue, from Middle French drogue, from Old French drogue, from drocgue, possibly from Middle Dutch droge (dry).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

droga f (plural drogas)

  1. drug (substance used to treat an illness or relieve a symptom)
    Synonyms: fármaco, mezinha, remédio
  2. drug (psychoactive substance, especially one which is illegal and addictive)
  3. (informal) crap (something of poor quality)
    Synonyms: bosta, lixo, merda, porcaria

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InterjectionEdit

droga!

  1. damn! (expresses anger or irritation)
    Synonyms: (vulgar) bosta, (vulgar) merda, porcaria, meleca

VerbEdit

droga

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of drogar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of drogar

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French droguer.

VerbEdit

a droga (third-person singular present droghează, past participle drogat1st conj.

  1. to drug

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Droge, from French drogue.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /drǒːɡa/
  • Hyphenation: dro‧ga

NounEdit

dróga f (Cyrillic spelling дро́га)

  1. drug (illegal or intoxicating)

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɾoɡa/, [ˈd̪ɾo.ɣ̞a]

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French drogue, from Middle French drogue, from Middle Dutch droge (dry).

NounEdit

droga f (plural drogas)

  1. drug
  2. (Mexico) indebtedness, debt
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

droga

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of drogar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of drogar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of drogar.

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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

drog +‎ -a

VerbEdit

droga (present drogar, preterite drogade, supine drogat, imperative droga)

  1. to drug (someone); to fool someone into taking drugs, especially sleeping pills or similar
  2. (colloquial, intransitive) to do drugs

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish droga (drug).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: dro‧ga
  • IPA(key): /ˈdɾoɡa/, [ˈdɾoɰɐ]

NounEdit

droga

  1. drug

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