pill roller

(redirected from pill rollers)

pill roller

slang Someone, especially a medical doctor, who is authorized to prescribe medication. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. Being a psychiatrist is about a whole lot more than being a pill roller—medication should be the very last resort when treating a patient. You shouldn't go to some pill roller every time you have a cough. You're body doesn't need all those drugs in it.
See also: pill, roller
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

pill-roller

verb
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
See also:
References in periodicals archive ?
Still in place are such objects as pill rollers, mortars and pestles, drug mills and medicinal glassware.