Meaning of “druggist” in the English Dictionary


"druggist" in English

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druggistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdrʌɡ.ɪst/ us /ˈdrʌɡ.ɪst/

Examples from literature

  • Even prescriptions are usually written in a language unintelligible to anybody but the druggist. 
  • It is sold by all druggists. 
  • Now, a druggist doesn't pretend to know disease —he simply knows drugs. 
  • The ingredients may be obtained from any druggist. 
  • Two years' joint savings had gone to pay the doctor and the druggist. 

(Definition of “druggist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"druggist" in American English

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druggistnoun [ C ]

us /ˈdrʌɡ·ɪst/

(Definition of “druggist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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