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1. lethal

adjective. ['ˈliːθəl'] of an instrument of certain death.

Synonyms

  • deadly

Antonyms

  • fortunate
  • indecisive

Etymology

  • letalis (Latin)
  • -alis (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word lethal-dose


1. Noun Phrase
A lethal dose is considered 40 mg/kg.

2. Noun Phrase
The lethal dose of cyanide is 0.5 to 3.5 milligrams per kilogram of body weight.

2. dose

noun. ['ˈdoʊs'] a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time.

Synonyms

  • tablet
  • booster shot
  • booster
  • medicinal drug
  • medication
  • recall dose
  • dosage
  • booster dose
  • hit
  • lethal dose
  • pill
  • draft
  • draught
  • medicament
  • tab
  • medicine

Antonyms

  • fall back
  • bottom out
  • stay in place
  • top out

Etymology

  • dose (French)
  • dosis (Latin)

3. dose

noun. ['ˈdoʊs'] the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time.

Synonyms

  • dosage

Antonyms

  • defend
  • fail

Etymology

  • dose (French)
  • dosis (Latin)

4. dose

verb. ['ˈdoʊs'] treat with an agent; add (an agent) to.

Synonyms

  • process

Antonyms

  • constructiveness
  • follower

Etymology

  • dose (French)
  • dosis (Latin)

5. dose

noun. ['ˈdoʊs'] street name for lysergic acid diethylamide.

Synonyms

  • dot
  • superman
  • Elvis
  • acid
  • loony toons
  • Lucy in the sky with diamonds
  • window pane
  • lysergic acid diethylamide
  • back breaker
  • Zen
  • LSD
  • pane

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • prescription medicine
  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug

Etymology

  • dose (French)
  • dosis (Latin)

6. dose

noun. ['ˈdoʊs'] a communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact.

Synonyms

  • gonorrhoea
  • granuloma inguinale
  • lymphopathia venereum
  • chlamydia
  • syph
  • gonorrhea
  • pox
  • lues
  • STD
  • social disease
  • contagion
  • Cupid's itch
  • venereal infection
  • herpes genitalis
  • genital herpes
  • syphilis
  • Venus's curse
  • clap
  • LGV
  • lymphogranuloma venereum
  • lues venerea
  • Cupid's disease
  • contagious disease
  • granuloma venereum
  • sexually transmitted disease
  • venereal disease

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • discharge
  • demobilization
  • generic drug

Etymology

  • dose (French)
  • dosis (Latin)

7. dose

verb. ['ˈdoʊs'] administer a drug to.

Synonyms

  • dope
  • anesthetise
  • o.d.
  • put out
  • poison
  • narcotize
  • medicate
  • put under
  • anesthetize
  • anaesthetise
  • narcotise
  • dope up
  • anaesthetize
  • overdose
  • medicine

Antonyms

  • brand-name drug
  • synergist
  • antagonist
  • ignite

Etymology

  • dose (French)
  • dosis (Latin)
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