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meth

[meth] /mɛθ/
noun, Slang.
1.
methamphetamine; Methedrine.
Origin
by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for meths

meths

/mɛθs/
noun
1.
(mainly Brit & Austral, NZ) an informal name for methylated spirits

meth

/mɛθ/
noun (informal)
1.
short for methamphetamine
2.
short for methadone
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Word Origin and History for meths

meth

n.

colloquial abbreviation of methedrine, attested from 1967.

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meths in Medicine

meth (měth)
n.
Methamphetamine hydrochloride.

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Slang definitions & phrases for meths

meth

noun

Methedrine2; methadone, or methamphetamine: Eight hours after snorting cocaine for two days and doing crystal meth (1960s+ Narcotics)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Related Abbreviations for meths

meth

methamphetamine
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