pop pills

pop pills

to take too many pills (usually in continuous tenses) Soon she was popping pills again in an effort to cope with the increasing pressure of her job.
See also: pill, pop
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And many more — roughly one in every five — pop pills for recreational use.
Growing up I needed a guide like, a blind veteran's dog, Cos I was going nowhere like a child's letters to god, Though life's road was hard I was never so lost, That I looked for an answer in a medicine box, I never did pop pills, or cop deals, just rocked hills Kids with skills, still got harassed by the cops till, They'd have me in the back of a paddy, down to lock up, Smack me, pat me down for a baggy, mums would rock up, And bail me out, a failure out once again, Next weekend, bail me out, drunk again, And I never will forgive myself, For putting you through all that hell, I went from high school dropout to factory labourer, Slave to the clock until four, went from sleeping on the floor, To being out on tour, now no stopping me, I'll finish with a bang like Kurt Cobain's biography.
And food is great, so why pop pills to put on weight?
If a child or an adult is going to pop pills, they're going to do it no matter what.
She also reckons we're all too eager to pop pills at the first suggestion of a problem, risking side-effects rather than making the effort to make lifestyle changes.
Then smile, eat seaweed, get a new hairstyle, send fewer emails, go dancing, spend less money - and don't just pop pills.
Or has our reliance on "mood elevators" become such a crutch that people experiencing more than the occasional bad day are increasingly prone to pop pills to make it better?
He ranted that, with Jesus in their hearts, they didn't need to pop pills.
If So, Why Would Your Pet Pop Pills When National Pet Advocate Andi Brown Reveals the Real Secret to Helping Fido Lose Weight in a Matter of Days?
But in the 1950s and 1960s, it was common for speed users to pop pills illegally obtained from pharmacy counters, instead of home-brewing the stuff.
At Ashbury High, it isn't just the honor roll students, the prom queens, and the jocks who pop pills.
Most steroid users pop pills but some inject the drugs.
Americans could pop pills to fight infections and pain, relieve high blood pressure and excess stomach acid, curb depression and sleeplessness, control diabetes and a few cancers.
FOUL-MOUTHED rapper Eminem faces a police drugs probe after he appeared to pop pills on stage.
What the panel of illustrious scholars has in fact concluded is exactly what Running & FitNews has been reporting for years: eat your vegetables--don't pop pills.