a young man who loafs around drugstores or on street corners.
a person who dresses like a cowboy but has never worked as one.
[attributed to the cartoonist and humorist Tad Dorgan, who died in 1929]
- Drug test
noun any test administered to detect the presence of drugs, esp. from a blood or urine sample and esp. for illegal substances Examples Olympic athletes are subjected to drug tests.
- Drug tetanus
drug tetanus n. A condition characterized by tonic spasms, caused by strychnine or another tetanic drug. Also called toxic tetanus.
[droo-id] /ˈdru ɪd/ noun, (often lowercase) 1. a member of a pre-Christian religious order among the ancient Celts of Gaul, Britain, and Ireland. /ˈdruːɪd/ noun (sometimes capital) 1. a member of an ancient order of priests in Gaul, Britain, and Ireland in the pre-Christian era 2. a member of any of several modern movements attempting […]
[droo-i-dis] /ˈdru ɪ dɪs/ noun, (often lowercase) 1. a female member of the . n. 1755, from Druid + -ess. Formerly, Druid had been used indifferently of both sexes.