Synonyms for dose


1. dose, dosage, medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug
usage: a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
2. dose, dosage, indefinite quantity
usage: the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time
3. venereal disease, VD, venereal infection, social disease, Cupid's itch, Cupid's disease, Venus's curse, dose, sexually transmitted disease, STD, contagious disease, contagion
usage: a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact
4. acid, back breaker, battery-acid, dose, dot, Elvis, loony toons, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, pane, superman, window pane, Zen, lysergic acid diethylamide, LSD
usage: street name for lysergic acid diethylamide


1. dose, process, treat
usage: treat with an agent; add (an agent) to; "The ray dosed the paint"
2. drug, dose, medicate, medicine
usage: administer a drug to; "They drugged the kidnapped tourist"
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