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Pronunciation of Take Drugs: Learn how to pronounce Take Drugs in English correctly

Learn how to say Take Drugs correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word drug:

a medicine or other substance which has a physiological effect when ingested or otherwise introduced into the body:
a new drug aimed at sufferers from Parkinson’s disease
a substance taken for its narcotic or stimulant effects, often illegally:
a cocaine-based drug
mass adoration is a highly addictive drug
verb (drugs, drugging, drugged)
[with object]
administer a drug to (someone) in order to induce stupor or insensibility:
they were drugged to keep them quiet
add a drug to (food or drink).
[no object] informal take illegally obtained drugs:
she was convinced he was out drinking and drugging

do drugs

informal take illegal drugs:
people who don’t drink or smoke or do drugs
on drugs

taking medically prescribed drugs:
on drugs for high blood pressure
under the influence of or habitually taking illegal drugs:
all the criminals were on drugs

Middle English: from Old French drogue, possibly from Middle Dutch droge vate, literally ‘dry vats’, referring to the contents (i.e. dry goods)