Definition of 'amphetamine'
Example sentences containing 'amphetamine'
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Staff have been caught taking cocaine, cannabis and amphetamines. The Sun (2016)She was convicted of money laundering and conspiracy to supply amphetamines, cocaine and cannabis. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The three players who were tested were found to have taken amphetamines. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)It is thought that the pair had taken amphetamines and mephedrone. The Sun (2013)It is thought tests showed ecstasy and amphetamines in her system. The Sun (2014)Tests will also check for such stimulants as cocaine and amphetamines. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He has previous convictions for possessing small amounts of cocaine and amphetamines. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He had become addicted to amphetamines and the drug only increased his inability to sleep. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Tests found he was five times the drink-drive alcohol limit and had taken cocaine and amphetamines. The Sun (2008)The gang also discussed bringing in heroin, cannabis and amphetamines. The Sun (2011)She denied possessing and trafficking drugs including heroin, cannabis and amphetamines. The Sun (2011)He was arrested and taken for a blood test, which proved positive for amphetamines and ecstasy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They spot cocaine and amphetamines but not the synthetic chemicals - and can miss heroin. The Sun (2015)Say no to drugs Now is not the time to experiment with cocaine or amphetamines. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He progressed to amphetamines, heroin then methadone. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Police forces internationally that use roadside test devices do so to establish the presence of illegal drugs such as amphetamines and cannabis in drivers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I'd been in trouble with the police and was addicted to drugs such as amphetamines. The Sun (2011)Drugs which concluded that cannabis was not as harmful as other class B drugs such as amphetamines. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They were sentenced at Cardiff crown court for conspiracy to supply drugs, including cannabis and amphetamines. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He hinted that the gang, caught with 250,000 of ecstasy and amphetamines was happier dealing in drugs than art. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Trends of 'amphetamine'
Used Occasionally. amphetamine is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'amphetamine'
British English: amphetamine NOUN
Amphetamine is a drug which increases people's energy, makes them excited, and reduces their desire for food.
Definition of amphetamine from the Collins English Dictionary
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