Translation of "drug" - English-Turkish dictionary

drug

noun [ C ] uk us /drʌɡ/
ILLEGAL SUBSTANCE

B2 an illegal substance that people take to make them feel happy

uyuşturucu
[ usually plural ] He started taking/using drugs such as heroin and cocaine.
Greg is on drugs (= he uses drugs regularly).
a drug dealer
MEDICINE

B2 a chemical substance used as a medicine

ilaç, deva
Scientists are developing a new drug to treat cancer.
→ See also hard drugs

(Translation of “drug noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)