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
- An example of detox is a rehab clinic where celebrities go to kick their drug addiction.
- An example of detox is the period of withdrawal that you go through as all traces of cocaine leave your system when you have been a regular user and are trying to stop.
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.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
transitive verb, intransitive verb
- a section of a hospital or clinic for drug or alcohol detoxification
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Informaltransitive verb de·toxed, de·tox·ing, de·tox·es
Origin: Short for detoxify.
detox - Medical Definition