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a remedy for counteracting a poison or disease: She was given an antidote immediately.
Not to be confused with:
anecdote – a brief story relating an interesting or amusing event: His anecdote was very funny.
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1. A remedy or other agent used to neutralize or counteract the effects of a poison.
2. An agent that relieves or counteracts: jogging as an antidote to nervous tension.
tr.v. an·ti·dot·ed, an·ti·dot·ing, an·ti·dotes
To relieve or counteract with an antidote: "Hallie's family life is laced with the poison of self-hatred, a poison that Sam has antidoted with love and understanding" (Christopher Swan).
[Middle English, from Latin antidotum, from Greek antidoton, from antididonai, antido-, to give as a remedy against : anti-, anti- + didonai, to give; see dō- in Indo-European roots.]
an′ti·dot′al (ăn′tĭ-dōt′l) adj.
Usage Note: Antidote may be followed by to, for, or against: an antidote to boredom; an antidote for snakebite; an antidote against inflation.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Medicine) med a drug or agent that counteracts or neutralizes the effects of a poison
2. anything that counteracts or relieves a harmful or unwanted condition; remedy
[C15: from Latin antidotum, from Greek antidoton something given as a countermeasure, from anti- + didonai to give]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
n., v. -dot•ed, -dot•ing. n.
1. a medicine or other remedy for counteracting the effects of poison, disease, etc.
2. something that prevents or counteracts injurious or unwanted effects: an antidote to crime.v.t.
3. to counteract with an antidote.
[1400–50; late Middle English (< Middle French) < Latin antidotum < Greek antídoton something given against =anti- anti- + dotón neuter of dotós given, v. adj. of didónai to give (c. datum)]
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1. A substance that counteracts the effects of poison.
2. Something that relieves or counteracts something: Baking soda is often used as an antidote to indigestion.
The American Heritage® Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition. Copyright © 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
a remedy to counteract a harmful substance in the body.See also: Remedies
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|Noun||1.||antidote - a remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison|
atropine - a poisonous crystalline alkaloid extracted from the nightshade family; used as an antispasmodic and to dilate the eye pupil; also administered in large amounts as an antidote for organophosphate nerve agents or organophosphate insecticides
obidoxime chloride - a chloride used as an antidote for nerve gases such as sarin or VX
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1. remedy, cure, preventive, corrective, neutralizer, nostrum, countermeasure, antitoxin, antivenin, counteragent He noticed their sickness and prepared an antidote.
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تِرْيَاقمُضاد لِلسُّم، تِرْياق
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
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antidote[ˈæntɪdəʊt] n → antidoto
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
a medicine etc which is given to prevent a poison acting on a person etc. If you are bitten by a poisonous snake, you have to be given an antidote. teenmiddel مُضاد لِلسُّم، تِرْياق противоотрова antídoto protijed das Gegengift modgift αντίδοτοantídoto vastumürk پادزهر vasta-aine antidote תְרוּפַת נֶגֶד विषहर protuotrov ellenméreg penawar, penangkal racun móteitur antidoto 解毒剤 해독제 priešnuodis pretlīdzeklis antidot tegengifmotgiftodtrutka د زهرو ضد دارو antídoto antidot противоядие protijed protistrup protivotrov motgift ยาแก้พิษ panzehir 解毒劑 антидот, протиотрута تریاق ، زہر اتار thuốc giải độc 解毒药
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
antidote→ تِرْيَاق protijed modgift Gegenmittel αντίδοτο antídoto vastamyrkky antidote proutotrov antidoto 解毒剤 해독제 tegengif motgift odtrutka antídoto противоядие motgift ยาถอนพิษ panzehir thuốc giải độc 解毒剂
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n. antídoto, contraveneno; agente que combate los effectos de un veneno.
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