pillhead


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pillhead

(ˈpɪlˌhɛd)
n
informal censorious someone who is addicted to pills or takes a lot of pills
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I go to the bar to catch my breath, look back over the heads at the dancefloor where Karen is still giving it loads, and Puppy has his arms in the air, riding the swell like a good, respectable pillhead.
All of a sudden, in 1974 in Orange County, California, the science-fiction novelist and paranoid pillhead Philip K.
Then Simone de Beauvoir writes a novel, The Mandarins, about sleeping in Chicago with Nelson Algren, while Jean-Paul, the chain-smoking pillhead, is back in Paris reading Madame Bovary.