1. n. an overdose of a drug. (Initialism. Drugs.)
Bart took an OD and was sent to the hospital.
If you take an OD and no one is around, you may end up dead.
2. in. to purposely or accidentally give oneself a fatal dose of drugs. (Drugs.)
Bart ODed on heroin.
I knew he would OD someday.
3. in. to die from an overdose of drugs. (Drugs.)
Two kids at my school ODed last weekend.
I think Max may OD in a week or two.
4. n. a person who has taken an overdose of drugs. (Hospitals.)
This OD has just stopped breathing.
How many ODs did you get in here last weekend?

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.


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