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pillhead

[pil-hed] /ˈpɪlˌhɛd/
noun, Slang.
1.
a person who habitually takes pills, especially amphetamines or barbiturates.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; pill1 + head
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pillhead

noun

A person who habitually takes tranquilizers, amphetamines, barbiturates, etc, in pill or capsule form: Papoose and me were a bunch of pillheads (1960s+ Narcotics)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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