Detox is defined as a time when you purify your body of toxins or stop consuming a drug, alcohol or other chemical or substance.(noun)
To detox is to purify your body of toxins or to stop consuming a drug, alcohol or other chemical or substance.(verb)
An example of detox is when you give up heroin and go through a period of withdrawal as your body deals with no longer being on the drug.
See detox in Webster's New World College Dictionary
transitive verb, intransitive verb
See detox in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb de·toxed, de·tox·ing, de·tox·es
Origin: Short for detoxify.
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