verb (used with object), an·ti·dot·ed, an·ti·dot·ing.
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Origin of antidote
OTHER WORDS FROM antidotean·ti·dot·al, an·ti·dot·i·cal [an-ti-dot-i-kuhl], /ˌæn tɪˈdɒt ɪ kəl/, adjectivean·ti·dot·al·ly, an·ti·dot·i·cal·ly, adverb
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“It’s a viewer-safe antidote to all the vitriol and negativity,” Schiller said.‘A viewer-safe antidote’: The Dodo’s audience and ad business surges in 2020|Max Willens|October 7, 2020|Digiday
The antidote would be some form of automatic voter registration, where everyone who turns 18 or becomes a naturalized citizen is automatically enrolled.How to fix America’s voter registration system so more people can vote|Jen Kirby|October 6, 2020|Vox
All of the spores — the yeast’s gametes — get the poison, but only those that inherit certain gene versions also get an antidote.
The genes, known as wtf genes, produce both a poison and an antidote.
The platform’s debut comes nine years after CEO Eric Ries, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, proposed its creation in his book The Lean Startup as an antidote to the usual market pressures to pursue short-term results.Eric Ries is on an all-or-nothing mission to reform capitalism|John Detrixhe|September 9, 2020|Quartz
It would be inaccurate though to call SIX a direct antidote to ALEC.
On the surface, Krampus is a great antidote to the Rockettes and Black Friday.
I highly doubt that anyone not already in a state of despair would look to war as an antidote to Godlessness.
Reformers understood that constructive societal evolution was the antidote to socialist revolution.From The Square Deal to The New Deal: The Overlapping Political Identities of TR and FDR|John Avlon|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Accelerate this process,” said Royce, adding that the Free Syrian Army is the antidote to the ongoing expansion of ISIS in Syria.After Steven Sotloff Murder, Congress Demands a Vote on Obama’s ISIS War|Josh Rogin|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They affirmed it was an antidote to all poison; that it expelled rheums, sour humours, and obstructions of all kinds.
Another poet of the fifth century recommends the mystical charm as an antidote to diseases of cattle.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
Nevertheless, there is a certain frame of mind to which a cemetery is, if not an antidote, at least an alleviation.The Pocket R.L.S.|Robert Louis Stevenson
To minds of a different description, the only antidote to this corruption of language is predication.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
Again and again the snake bites the iguana, and as often the latter has recourse to the counteracting influences of the antidote.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont