Translation of "overdose" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈəʊ.və.dəʊs/ us /ˈoʊ.vɚ.doʊs/

informal OD too much of a drug taken or given at one time, either intentionally or by accident

When he was 17 he took an overdose of sleeping pills and nearly died.
Jimi Hendrix died of a drug overdose.
UK also a drugs overdose

(Translation of “overdose” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈəuvədous/

too great an amount (of medicine)

an overdose of sleeping-pills.

(Translation of “overdose” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)