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drug

 (drŭg)
n.
1.
a. A substance used in the diagnosis, treatment, or prevention of a disease or as a component of a medication.
b. Such a substance as recognized or defined by the US Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.
2. A chemical substance, such as a narcotic or hallucinogen, that affects the central nervous system, causing changes in behavior and often addiction.
3. Obsolete A chemical or dye.
tr.v. drugged, drug·ging, drugs
1.
a. To administer a drug to, especially to treat pain or induce anesthesia.
b. To give a drug to, especially surreptitiously, in order to induce stupor.
2. To poison or mix (food or drink) with a drug.

[Middle English drogge, from Old French drogue, drug, perhaps from Middle Dutch droge (vate), dry (cases), pl. of drog, dry.]

drugged

(drʌɡd)
adj
1. (Law) (of food or drink) having had a substance added to it in order to stupefy or poison the person consuming it
2. (Pharmacology) (of food or drink) having had a substance added to it in order to stupefy or poison the person consuming it
3. (Law) under the influence of sedatives or narcotics
4. (Pharmacology) under the influence of sedatives or narcotics
5. (Pharmacology) (of sleep) brought about by drugs
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.drugged - under the influence of narcotics; "knocked out by doped wine"; "a drugged sleep"; "were under the effect of the drugged sweets"; "in a stuperous narcotized state"
drunk, inebriated, intoxicated - stupefied or excited by a chemical substance (especially alcohol); "a noisy crowd of intoxicated sailors"; "helplessly inebriated"

drugged

adjective stoned, high (informal), flying (slang), bombed (slang), tripping (informal) (slang), wasted (slang), smashed (slang), wrecked (slang), turned on (slang), out of it (slang), doped (slang), under the influence (informal), on a trip (informal), spaced out (slang), comatose, stupefied, out of your mind (slang), off your face (slang), loved-up (informal), zonked (slang), out to it (Austral. & N.Z. slang) drugged up to the eyeballs.

drugged

adjective
Stupefied, intoxicated, or otherwise influenced by the taking of drugs:
Informal: doped.
Translations

drugged

adj food, drinkmit einem Betäubungsmittel versetzt; to be drugged (person) → unter Beruhigungsmitteln stehen; he seemed druggeder schien wie betäubt; her whisky was druggedin ihrem Whisky waren K.O.-Tropfen; he awoke from a long drugged sleeper erwachte aus einer langen, tiefen Betäubung; drugged with sleepschlaftrunken; drugged with fatiguevor Müdigkeit ganz benommen

drugged

a. endrogado-a, drogado-a.
References in classic literature ?
The wine of life, henceforth to be presented to her lips, must be indeed rich, delicious, and exhilarating, in its chased and golden beaker, or else leave an inevitable and weary languor, after the lees of bitterness wherewith she had been drugged, as with a cordial of intensest potency.
But the sight of the enraged drugged whales now and then blindly darting to and fro across the circles, was nothing to what at last met our eyes.
They had brought him his supper, which was "duffers and dope"--being hunks of dry bread on a tin plate, and coffee, called "dope" because it was drugged to keep the prisoners quiet.