overdose

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overdose
Definition
Noun 
An excessive and dangerous dose of a drug.
Die of a heroin overdose.
Etymology
Verb Intransitive
To dose excessively, to take an overdose.
Be careful not to overdose on those pills.
She overdosed on cocaine.
Etymology
Meaning note
intransitive
Verb Transitive
To dose to excess; to give an overdose, or too many doses, to.
Etymology
Meaning note
transitive
Noun Verb Adjective Adverb Other
Etymology
over- +‎ dose
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