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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of dose.

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  • adj. treated with some kind of application


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  • Tuesday, Angula said Namibia's youth lacked a national identity and were being "dosed" with extraneous influences and aspirations.

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  • Both the lemonade and the sandwiches had been "dosed" by

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  • Silent Poll returned with a scowling face when the old woman, whom she had 'dosed' with brandy, went asleep, and resumed her yarn balling Roland lay upon the ground and read.

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  • Alongside Elliott Landy, Marshall chronicled the performers and the audience at the three-day Woodstock festival in 1969, where he was "dosed" with LSD by the Grateful Dead.

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  • If it is later proven and obvious that she suffers from paranoid schizophrenia, then those following her rants will either seem quite the dupes, or will claim the government 'dosed' her and bought on the mental illness.

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  • I've never known anyone who was "dosed" with a drug, but I am familiar with the urban legend of drinks spiked with alcohol, or marijuana laced with PCP.

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  • "dosed" porridge, Andrew again catechised his grandma concerning the casting of her vote.

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  • "dosed" several of us with alcohol (for me, rum) until we blew a .08.


  • How any Christian allows their children to be dosed up with all sorts of completely unnatural drugs is beyond me.

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  • Fisher posits that each of us gets dosed in the womb with different levels of hormones that impel us toward one of four basic personality types:

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