meth

[ meth ]
/ mɛθ /

noun Slang.

methamphetamine; Methedrine.

Origin of meth

by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for meths (1 of 2)

meths

/ (mɛθs) /

noun

mainly British, Australian and NZ an informal name for methylated spirits

British Dictionary definitions for meths (2 of 2)

meth

/ (mɛθ) /

noun informal

short for methamphetamine
short for methadone
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Word Origin and History for meths

meth


n.

colloquial abbreviation of methedrine, attested from 1967.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Medicine definitions for meths

meth

[ mĕth ]

n.

Methamphetamine hydrochloride.
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