Translation of "steroid" - English-Spanish dictionary

steroid

noun uk /ˈste.rɔɪd/ us /ˈster.ɔɪd/ /ˈstɪr.ɔɪd/ /ˈstɪər.ɔɪd/ us /ˈster.ɔɪd/ /ˈstɪr.ɔɪd/

one of the different types of chemical substances that are produced in the body

esteroide

an artificial form of a natural chemical substance that is used for treating particular medical conditions

esteroide
I’m taking steroids/I’m on steroids for my asthma.

a drug that increases the development of your muscles, sometimes taken illegally by people taking part in sports competitions

esteroide

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

steroid

noun /ˈsteroid/

a chemical substance that is produced naturally in the body or artificially as a drug and is used to treat illnesses and injuries

Esteroide
Steroids are sometimes taken illegally by athletes to improve their performance.

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