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English noun: amphetamine

1. amphetamine (artifact) a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression


Synonymspep pill, speed, upper


Broader (hypernym)drug of abuse, excitant, stimulant, stimulant drug, street drug


Narrower (hyponym)amphetamine sulfate, amphetamine sulphate, bennie, Benzedrine, chalk, chicken feed, crank, deoxyephedrine, Dexedrine, dextroamphetamine sulphate, glass, ice, meth, methamphetamine, methamphetamine hydrochloride, Methedrine, shabu, trash









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