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Definitions for overdose
ˈoʊ vərˌdoʊs; ˈoʊ vərˌdoʊs, ˌoʊ vərˈdoʊsover·dose

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overdose, o.d.(verb)

    dose too heavily

    "The rock star overdosed and was found dead in his hotel room"

Wiktionary

  1. overdose(Noun)

    An excessive and dangerous dose of a drug.

    die of a heroin overdose

  2. overdose(Verb)

    To dose excessively, to take an overdose.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overdose

    ō-vėr-dōs′, v.t. to dose overmuch.—n. an excessive dose.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Overdose

    An accidental or deliberate dose of a medication or street drug that is in excess of what is normally used.

Anagrams for overdose »

  1. does over

  2. overdoes

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overdose in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overdose in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of overdose in a Sentence

  1. Rachel Levine:

    A heroin overdose at a high school is an extremely alarming event, it’s very unusual.

  2. Southaven Police Chief Tom Long:

    Officers were informed that the individual acting erratically was doing so on an alleged LSD overdose.

  3. Matthew Barden:

    This year is going to be a banner year, a record year in a bad way, in overdose deaths in the United States.

  4. Carver County attorney Mark Metz:

    Prince's death is a tragic example that opioid addiction and overdose deaths do not discriminate, no matter the demographic.

  5. Barbara Carreno:

    It takes very little for someone to overdose on it, to cause the level of respiratory depression that would cause you to die.

Images & Illustrations of overdose

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