Home

Cite

Synonyms of dose

Noun


1. dose, dosage, medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug

usage: a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time

2. dose, dosage, indefinite quantity

usage: the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time

3. venereal disease, VD, venereal infection, social disease, Cupid's itch, Cupid's disease, Venus's curse, dose, sexually transmitted disease, STD, contagious disease, contagion

usage: a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact

4. acid, back breaker, battery-acid, dose, dot, Elvis, loony toons, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, pane, superman, window pane, Zen, lysergic acid diethylamide, LSD

usage: street name for lysergic acid diethylamide

Verb


1. dose, process, treat

usage: treat with an agent; add (an agent) to; "The ray dosed the paint"

2. drug, dose, medicate, medicine

usage: administer a drug to; "They drugged the kidnapped tourist"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: dose (Dictionary)