medicate medicate  /ˈmɛ dɪ ˌkeɪt/


  1. (v) impregnate with a medicinal substance
  2. (v) treat medicinally, treat with medicine

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  1. A PTI cover story explaining how life-threatening mental illness can now be medicated away.
  2. Henry VIII was known to self-medicate.
  3. Most pediatricians are wary of moving too quickly to medicate children, especially when the potential side effects are unknown.


  • Man Dies Following Altercation With Meriden, Conn. Police

    The man was pronounced dead at MidState Medical Center in Meriden after doctors tried to medicate him. The man's name is being withheld until his family is notified. An autopsy is planned.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: CBS New York

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  1. "I should have gotten in touch with team doctors before I self-medicate, but I never thought that this product, which is commonly used and available without a prescription, could have these contra-indications," Florencio said. "It was a...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Xavier Florencio Source:

  2. "America's back is breaking from the burden of immigration policies that demand taxpayers pay to educate, incarcerate, medicate and house those who have broken into our country," Baldwin said in a media release, which characterizes the...
    on Jun 25, 2008 By: Chuck Baldwin Source: Independent Political Report

  3. "I used to self-medicate," Khan tells Insider from her Los Angeles home ahead of her Australian tour this month. "I've done a lot ...... it's a wonder I'm still alive. I've had a tough life but I've had a good life. But it's been very, very...
    on May 31, 2008 By: Chaka Khan Source: Daily Telegraph

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