Definition of 'antidote'
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The trend for unleashing a bit of primal violence, therefore, appears to provide an antidote. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As the autumnal weather begins to take hold, skipping abroad to make use of friends with second-home benefits sounds like the perfect antidote. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's the perfect antidote to modern life: a place to inhale the scent of lime trees and feel your mind and body relax. The Sun (2016)In the UK it is licensed for use in eye drops and as an antidote for paracetamol poisoning, but not for chests. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The perfect cynical antidote to all that festive cheer. The Sun (2014)Good quality contact with fathers is seen as a good antidote to the impact of parental separation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These two books provide a potent antidote. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was the antidote which the poisoning in the pleasure ground needed. Molly Keane's Ireland (1993)Touch is the most wonderful antidote to stress. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The perfect antidote to a night out. The Sun (2012)The move to physicality is the perfect antidote to a life spent online. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Orange is the perfect antidote when a garden looks lacklustre. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is the perfect antidote to celebrity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The surveys may not exactly have been a champagne moment but they were a welcome antidote to the gloom. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But just as often it drove him on and he found in batting the perfect antidote to his troubles. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She refers to swathes of research that provide an antidote to the self-help element. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This was the perfect antidote to finishing Ashes ng and nd? The Sun (2011)The essential oils were very relaxing - the perfect antidote to a long day. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It's the perfect antidote to modern day mediocrity. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Both offer the perfect antidote to the bustle of Manhattan. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A deep tissue massage is a really good antidote to jet lag. Times, Sunday Times (2008)A welcome antidote to the slightly fragile and serious vacuum in which we had existed before his arrival. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I think it was a wonderful antidote to Glyndebourne. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I've always found it a wonderful antidote to my world. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is grit, above all else, that will provide the antidote. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She's a wonderful antidote to playing Harriet. The Sun (2013)A soft, print jacket is the perfect antidote to spring's structured tailoring. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'antidote'
British English: antidote /ˈæntɪˌdəʊt/ NOUN
An antidote is a chemical substance that controls the effect of a poison.
He noticed their sickness and prepared an antidote.
- American English: antidote
- Arabic: تِرْيَاق
- Brazilian Portuguese: antídoto
- Chinese: 解毒剂
- Croatian: proutotrov
- Czech: protijed
- Danish: modgift
- Dutch: tegengif
- European Spanish: antídoto
- Finnish: vastamyrkky
- French: antidote
- German: Gegenmittel
- Greek: αντίδοτο
- Italian: antidoto
- Japanese: 解毒剤
- Korean: 해독제
- Norwegian: motgift
- Polish: odtrutka
- European Portuguese: antídoto
- Romanian: antidot
- Russian: противоядие
- Spanish: antídoto
- Swedish: motgift
- Thai: ยาถอนพิษ
- Turkish: panzehir
- Ukrainian: протиотрута
- Vietnamese: thuốc giải độc
Definition of antidote from the Collins English Dictionary
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