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pep pill

a pill, tablet, or capsule that contains a stimulant drug, especially amphetamine.
Origin of pep pill
An Americanism dating back to 1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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British Dictionary definitions for pep pill

pep pill

(informal) a tablet containing a stimulant drug
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pep pill in Medicine

pep pill n.
A tablet or capsule containing a stimulant drug, especially an amphetamine.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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Slang definitions & phrases for pep pill

pep pill

noun phrase

Any amphetamine pill; upper (1930s+ Narcotics)

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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