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Definition of Antidote

Antidote

  1. A remedy to counteract the effects of poison, or of anything noxious taken into the stomach; -- used with against, for, or to; as, an antidote against, for, or to, poison.
  2. Whatever tends to prevent mischievous effects, or to counteract evil which something else might produce.
  3. To counteract or prevent the effects of, by giving or taking an antidote.
  4. To fortify or preserve by an antidote.

Antidote Quotations

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
Adam Smith

Good humor is a tonic for mind and body. It is the best antidote for anxiety and depression. It is a business asset. It attracts and keeps friends. It lightens human burdens. It is the direct route to serenity and contentment.
Grenville Kleiser

The only antidote to mental suffering is physical pain.
Karl Marx

The bosses of our mass media, press, radio, film and television, succeed in their aim of taking our minds off disaster. Thus, the distraction they offer demands the antidote of maximum concentration on disaster.
Ernst Fischer

The perfect antidote to dark, cold and creepy is light, warm and cozy.
Candice Olson
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Antidote Translations

antidote in French is contrepoison, antidote
antidote in German is Gegenmittel, Gegengift
antidote in Norwegian is motgift
antidote in Swedish is motgift
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