soft drug

a drug, usually illicit, that does not produce significant psychological or physical dependence. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To soft drug
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

soft drug n.
A drug considered to be nonaddictive and less damaging to the health than a hard drug.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Unfortunately, there are many people who view marijuana as a harmless or soft drug.
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature