Spiked their drink - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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spike (one's) drink
To mix alcohol or drugs into someone's drink without their awareness or permission. After several students began vomiting on the dance floor, it was discovered that someone had spiked their drinks. If you're at a bar or club on your own, you need to be wary of someone spiking your drink.
spike somebody’s ˈdrink add (more) alcohol or drugs to somebody’s drink, without their knowledge: ...I discovered later that they’d spiked my drink. That’s why I was so ill!
References in periodicals archive
Some claim he spiked their drinks
before he assaulted them.
A jury heard how he lured victims by inviting them to share champagne to toast Lottery and casino wins and then spiked their drinks
A suspect was found in the pub with a phial of clear liquid and a white powder and it is feared he may have spiked their drinks
He lured the women to hotel rooms where he spiked their drinks
before sexually assaulting them.
He and another farmer, Padraig McNally, are believed to have been lured into a honey-trap by the two women who spiked their drinks
Garry doesn't do drugs and we believe someone at the club spiked their drinks
when they weren't looking.