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soft drug

noun
1.
a drug, usually illicit, that does not produce significant psychological or physical dependence.
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  • Unfortunately, there are many people who view marijuana as a harmless or soft drug.
soft drug in Medicine

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
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soft drug

noun phrase

A narcotic like marijuana and some hallucinogens, thought of as nonaddictive and only slightly damaging to health

[1959+; based on hard drug]


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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