1. [ noun ] (medicine,pharmacology) a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
Related terms: medicine lethal_dose pill draft booster hit drug
2. [ noun ] the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time
Synonyms: dosage
Related terms: indefinite_quantity
3. [ verb ] treat with an agent; add (an agent) to

"The ray dosed the paint"

Related terms: process
4. [ noun ] (pharmacology) street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Synonyms: back_breaker battery-acid dot elvis loony_toons lucy_in_the_sky_with_diamonds pane superman window_pane zen acid
Related terms: lysergic_acid_diethylamide
5. [ verb ] administer a drug to
Synonyms: drug

"They drugged the kidnapped tourist"

Related terms: medicate narcotize overdose anesthetize poison dope medicine drug sedation
Similar spelling:   dowse