Definition of polydrug in English:
Relating to or denoting the use of several, typically illegal, drugs together: prolonged polydrug abuse
More example sentences
- In fact, heroin addicts were polydrug users who combined different drugs in complex sequences of daily consumption including benzodiazepines, alcohol, cocaine, amphetamines, and cannabis.
- More specifically, use of hard drugs and polydrug use were both low; few participants reported negative consequences of alcohol and marijuana use; and the frequency of delinquent behavior was generally low as well.
- The past few decades have seen considerable changes in drug-use patterns, such as increased prevalence rates for all drug use and polydrug use, increased drug use among women, and younger age of drug-use initiation.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan