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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A pillhead! I was also an alcoholic-in-training who drank warm Veuve Clicquot after work, alone in my boss's office with the door closed; a conniving uptown doctor shopper who haunted twenty-four-hour pharmacies ...
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. I love him at this moment, as I love the world.
All of a sudden, in 1974 in Orange County, California, the science-fiction novelist and paranoid pillhead Philip K.