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doctor /ˈdɒktə $ ˈdɑːktər/ noun [countable]

(مخفف ان Dr.است) پزشک ، طبابت کردن ، درجه دکتری دادن به
- G.P., general practitioner, medic (informal), medical practitioner, physician
- change, alter, disguise, falsify, misrepresent, pervert, tamper with
- add to, adulterate, cut, dilute, mix with, spike, water down
English Thesaurus: doctor, GP, physician, quack, the medical profession, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. doctor1 S1 W1 /ˈdɒktə $ ˈdɑːktər/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French; Origin: doctour, from Latin doctor 'teacher', from docere 'to teach']

1. (written abbreviation Dr) someone who is trained to treat people who are ill ⇒ GP:
She was treated by her local doctor.
I’d like to make an appointment to see Dr Pugh.
the doctor’s informal (=the place where your doctor works)
‘Where’s Sandy today?’ ‘I think she’s at the doctor’s.’

2. someone who holds the highest level of degree given by a university ⇒ doctoral:
a Doctor of Law

3. be just what the doctor ordered informal to be exactly what someone needs or wants:
A 2–0 victory is just what the doctor ordered.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. doctor2 verb [transitive]

1. to dishonestly change something in order to gain an advantage:
He had doctored his passport to pass her off as his daughter.
There are concerns that some players have been doctoring the ball.

2. to add something harmful to food or drink:
Paul suspected that his drink had been doctored.

3. to remove part of the sex organs of an animal to prevent it from having babies Synonym : neuter:
You should have your cat doctored.

4. to give someone medical treatment, especially when you are not a doctor:
Bill doctored the horses with a strong-smelling ointment.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADJ. excellent, good | qualified | experienced | family, local Who is your family doctor?
hospital, school | NHS | private
VERB + DOCTOR register with You should register with a doctor as soon as possible.
call, fetch, get, send for We called the doctor immediately. (For more verbs see note.)
health practitioners
be, practise as ~
   He practises as a clinical psychologist.
have a dentist, doctor, psychiatrist, psychologist, therapist
   Do you have a family doctor?
need ~
   She took good care of her teeth and never needed a dentist.
find ~
   What's the best way to find a therapist?
consult, go to, see, visit ~
   I think you ought to see a psychologist.
refer sb to ~
   referring patients to a specialist
~ practise
   doctors who practise from home
~ examine sb/sth, see sb
   I had an ear, nose and throat specialist examine my sinuses.
   The doctor will see you now.

~ treat sb/sth
   He is being treated by the physiotherapist.
~ advise sb/sth
   The optician has advised that I wear contact lenses.
a dentist, doctor, psychiatrist, specialist prescribes (sb) sth
   The psychiatrist prescribed anti-depressants.
    ⇒ See also the note at JOB

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


go to the doctor
I’d been having bad headaches so I went to the doctor.
see a doctor (also visit a doctor American English) (=go to the doctor)
Have you seen a doctor about it yet?
ask a doctor (also consult a doctor formal)
If you have any of these symptoms, you should consult a doctor.
call a doctor (=telephone one, especially to ask them to come to you)
His mother was very worried and called the doctor.
get a doctor (=arrange for one to come to you)
In the middle of the night we decided to get the doctor.
a doctor examines somebody
The doctor examined her and said she had a chest infection.
a doctor prescribes something (=writes an order for medicine for someone)
My doctor prescribed a course of antibiotics.
a doctor diagnoses flu/depression etc (=says what illness someone has)
The doctor diagnosed malaria.
a family doctor (=who treats all the members of a family)
We’ve had the same family doctor for fifteen years.
sb’s local doctor (=working near where you live)
You should go and see your local doctor.
a hospital doctor British English (=working in a hospital)
Junior hospital doctors have to work very long hours.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

See: just what the doctor ordered

[TahlilGaran] English Idioms Dictionary

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