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Definition of drug verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they drug
    he / she / it drugs
    past simple drugged
    -ing form drugging
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  1. 1drug somebody/something to give a person or an animal a drug, especially to make them unconscious, or to affect their performance in a race or competition He was drugged and bundled into the back of the car. It's illegal to drug horses before a race. The civil liberties group campaigns against forced drugging of prisoners.
  2. 2drug something to add a drug to someone's food or drink to make them unconscious or sleepy Her drink must have been drugged.
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