pill-popper

pill-popper

and popper and pill-dropper
n. anyone who takes pills frequently or habitually. I knew she was always ill, but I didn’t know she was a pill-dropper. He’s not a hypochondriac, just a pill-dropper.
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I had been an almost everyday antacid pill-popper to deal with my heartburn, but that went away completely.
Out now Spherical pill-popper Pac-Man has been reimagined for a new generation which, with near-crushing inevitability, means he now has a gang, an annoying American accent and a taste for tedious 3D platforming.
Now, Bev is a self-proclaimed alcoholic and Vi is a pill-popper who is constantly strolling on the edges of hysteria and neurosis, not only because of the drugs she takes but also because she's suffering from mouth cancer.
As if having a former crackhead and recovering alcoholic in the house wasn't alarming enough, now pill-popper Shazza has joined him.
As if having a former crackhead and recovering alcoholic in the house wasn't enough, now pill-popper Shazza has joined him.
She is a devastated pill-popper enraged by her mother's recent death from cancer, which she views as the latest thrust in Life's offensive against her.
We learn that she had a troubled childhood, largely due to the fact that her mother - played by Maria Bello in great form - was a pill-popper who suffered dramatic mood swings.
Those taking part include Antonio Fargas (5-1), the original Huggy Bear; reformed junkie Sophie Anderton (10-1); loudmouth journalist Janet Street-Porter (10-1); former lap dancer Nancy Sorrell (9-1); ex-All Saint Natalie Appleton (6-1); one time royal butler Paul Burrell (14-1); Irish club owner Fran Cosgrove (14-1); Sheila Ferguson of Three Degrees fame (14-1); former pill-popper Brian Harvey (10-1) and the squeaky-voiced Joe Pasquale (7-2).
Now that her reputation is in tatters following her conviction for shop-lifting last year and the subsequent revelations that she's something of a prescription pill-popper, it's a good time to look back at Winona's life to try to find something which could help explain it all.
But a new scientific report on the dangers of ecstasy should chill even the most carefree pill-popper.
But the former Happy Mondays frontman - who shot to fame in the early 90s with the release of the band's hit album, Pills 'n' Thrills & Bellyaches - still looked every inch the Madchester pill-popper at a party at Turnmills in Farringdon, London.
Debbie Mathers-Briggs sued her only son in September for calling her an unstable pill-popper.
My only problems began when I came to live in London and gave up the vitamins after Bailey told me I was a ridiculous pill-popper.