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o·ver·dose

overdose

 
pronunciation:
o vr dos
parts of speech:
noun, verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun, verb)
part of speech: noun
definition: a larger amount of a drug than your doctor says you should take.
An overdose of aspirin will make you sick.
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part of speech: verb
inflections: overdoses, overdosing, overdosed
definition: to become very sick or die from taking too much of a drug.
She overdosed on cough medicine and had to go to the hospital.
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