Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of OVERDOSE

Pronunciation:  [n]'owvur`dows, [v]`owvur'dows, 'owvu`dows

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  dose too heavily; "The rock star overdosed and was found dead in his hotel room"
 

OVERDOSE is a 8 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: o.d.
 
 See Also: dose, drug

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \O`ver*dose"\, v. t.
    To dose to excess; to give an overdose, or too many doses,
    to.
    
    
  2. \O"ver*dose`\, n.
    Too great a dose; an excessive dose.
    
    
 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: allay, avalanche, bag, bang, be brought down, be felled, be prodigal with, be struck down, be traumatized, booster, booster dose, booster shot, break out, catch, catch cold, cloy, cloyer, collapse, come down with, contract, cram, deck, deluge, dose, draft, dropping, drug packet, embarras de richesses, engorge, engulf, enough, erupt, extravagance, extravagancy, fever, fill, fill up, fix, flood, flood the market, get, glut, go into shock, gorge, hit, injection, inundate, inundation, jade, landslide, lavishness, mainlining, money to burn, more than enough, narcotic shot, OD, overabundance, overaccumulation, overbounteousness, overcopiousness, overequip, overfeed, overfill, overfurnish, overgorge, overlavish, overlavishness, overluxuriance, overmeasure, overmuchness, overnumerousness, overplentifulness, overplenty, overpopulation, overprofusion, overprovender, overprovide, overprovision, oversaturate, oversell, overstock, overstuff, oversufficiency, oversupply, overwhelm, pall, plenty, plethora, popping, portion, potion, prodigality, redundancy, run a temperature, sate, satiate, satisfy, saturate, shot, sicken, sickener, skin-popping, slake, spate, stuff, superabundance, superflux, supersaturate, surfeit, surfeiter, swamp, take, take ill, warmed-over cabbage, whelm
 

 

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY