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side effect



  1. any unwanted nontherapeutic effect caused by a drug Compare aftereffect (sense 2)
  2. any secondary effect, esp an undesirable one

Translations for 'side effect'

  • British English: side effectPronunciation for side effect The side effects of a drug are the effects, usually bad ones, that the drug has on you in addition to its job of curing illness or pain.The treatment has several unpleasant side effects.saɪd ɪˈfɛkt NOUN
  • Arabic: آثَارٌ جَانِبِيَّةPronunciation for آثَارٌ جَانِبِيَّة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: efeito colateralPronunciation for efeito colateral
  • Chinese: 副作用Pronunciation for 副作用
  • Croatian: nuspojavaPronunciation for nuspojava
  • Czech: vedlejší účinekPronunciation for vedlejší účinek
  • Danish: bivirkningPronunciation for bivirkning
  • Dutch: neveneffectPronunciation for neveneffect
  • European Spanish: efecto secundarioPronunciation for efecto secundario
  • Finnish: sivuvaikutusPronunciation for sivuvaikutus
  • French: effet secondairePronunciation for effet secondaire
  • German: NebenwirkungPronunciation for Nebenwirkung
  • Greek: παρενέργειαPronunciation for παρενέργεια
  • Italian: effetto collateralePronunciation for effetto collaterale
  • Japanese: 副作用Pronunciation for 副作用
  • Korean: 부작용Pronunciation for 부작용
  • Norwegian: bivirkningPronunciation for bivirkning
  • Polish: skutek ubocznyPronunciation for skutek uboczny
  • Portuguese: efeito secundárioPronunciation for efeito secundário
  • Romanian: efect secundar efecte secundare
  • Russian: побочный эффектPronunciation for побочный эффект
  • Spanish: efecto secundarioPronunciation for efecto secundario
  • Swedish: biverkningPronunciation for biverkning
  • Thai: ผลข้างเคียงPronunciation for ผลข้างเคียง
  • Turkish: yan etkiPronunciation for yan etki
  • Ukrainian: побічний ефект
  • Vietnamese: tác dụng phụPronunciation for tác dụng phụ


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