Definition of Antabuse in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈantəbjuːs/


Trademark for disulfiram.
Example sentences
  • I kept writing it anyway, like an alcoholic drinking his way through the Antabuse.
  • Do not consider taking the drug Antabuse without direct medical supervision, as it can be lethal.
  • He can see a day when he will no longer need the Antabuse, but the Camproal is here to say.


1940s: from anti- + abuse.

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