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pillnoun [ C ]

uk /pɪl/ us /pɪl/

pill noun [ C ] (MEDICINE)

B1 a small solid piece of medicine that a person swallows without chewing (= crushing with the teeth):

a sleeping pill
a vitamin pill
My mother takes three or four pills a day.
Jamie's always had trouble swallowing pills.
the pill

a type of pill for women that is taken every day in order to prevent them from becoming pregnant:

Are you on the pill?

Más ejemplos

  • The new pill will be used alongside existing medicines.
  • These pills I've been taking have done nothing for me.
  • The doctor prescribed some pills.
  • Dad's always forgetting to take his pills.
  • When he was 17 he took an overdose of sleeping pills and nearly died.


pillverb [ I ]

uk /pɪl/ us /pɪl/ US UK bobble

(Definición de pill del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

pill en inglés americano

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pillnoun [ C ]

us /pɪl/

a small, solid substance that a person swallows whole, esp. as medicine:

a sleeping pill

(Definición de pill del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)