a person who habitually takes , especially amphetamines or barbiturates.
A person who habitually takes tranquilizers, amphetamines, barbiturates, etc, in pill or capsule form: Papoose and me were a bunch of pillheads (1960s+ Narcotics)
/ˈpɪlɪ/ noun 1. (Austral, informal) a pilchard
[pil] /pɪl/ noun 1. a small globular or rounded mass of medicinal substance, usually covered with a hard coating, that is to be swallowed whole. 2. something unpleasant that has to be accepted or endured: Ingratitude is a bitter pill. 3. Slang. a tiresomely disagreeable person. 4. Sports Slang. a ball, especially a baseball or […]
[pil-yuh n] /ˈpɪl yən/ noun 1. a pad or cushion attached behind a saddle, especially as a seat for a woman. 2. a pad, cushion, saddle, or the like, used as a passenger seat on a bicycle, motor scooter, etc. 3. a passenger’s saddle or seat behind the driver’s seat on a motorcycle. /ˈpɪljən/ noun […]
[pil-uh-wingks] /ˈpɪl əˌwɪŋks/ noun, (used with a singular or plural verb) 1. an old instrument of torture similar to the thumbscrew. /ˈpɪlɪˌwɪŋks/ plural noun 1. a medieval instrument of torture for the fingers and thumbs