The word “dentist” denotes a doctor whose work is the care of teeth.
Oh, dear! Why don′t you see a doctor ?
“Stick out your tongue.” said the doctor .
The doctor examined the soldier′s wound carefully.
The tension broke when the doctor told us she was out of danger.
The nurse assisted the doctor in the operating room.
Her baby was delivered by her own doctor .
She has the qualities that mark a good doctor .
She predicted that he would marry a doctor .
She is training to be a doctor .
She always pushed her son to become a doctor .
Taking off the bandage, the doctor uncovered the wound.
After years of training, the doctor entered the practice of medicine.
Race to the doctor for help.
Fetch a doctor at once.
Every doctor had forbidden coffee to her, on account of her attacks of dizziness.
The woman′s illness puzzled the doctor ; he couldn′t find the cause.
The doctor offered no hope.
The doctor dedicated himself/his life to finding a cure.
The doctor claimed to have healed a hundred similar cases.
The doctor specializes in tropical diseases.
The doctor visits his patients at their homes at regular intervals.
The doctor was licensed to practice medicine.
I insist that you (should)see the doctor .
You want to see a doctor about your cough.
Have you consulted your doctor about your illness?
You′d better go and see your doctor . Let me help you to the clinic.
Ask the doctor to mix some medicine for you.
If you see a doctor leaving a house, you may deduce (the fact)that someone in the house is ill.
If a doctor suspects tuberculosis, he may X-ray.
‘Bede was recognized as a _doctor_ of the church by Pope Leo XIII in 1899.’
‘It was not until after the Council of Trent that popes began to add new _doctors_ of the church at regular intervals.’
2.A cool onshore breeze that blows regularly in a particular warm location.
‘the Perth _doctor_ blows towards evening off the Indian Ocean’
‘My mom’s family planned their yearly escape from the heat—to the beach, where they would at least have the Fremantle _doctor_ in the evening.’
3.A person employed to make improvements or give advice.
‘the script _doctor_ rewrote the original’
‘She is a freelance writer, a script _doctor_ and producer, and an award-winning journalist.’
4.A person who holds the highest university degree.
‘he was made a _Doctor_ of Divinity’
‘This week Glasgow Caledonian University is making him an Honorary _Doctor_ of Letters.’
5.A person who is qualified to treat people who are ill.
‘ _Doctor_ Thornhill’
‘For the next two and a half days, the boy remained in the intensive care ward while _doctors_ , nurses and medics helped him recover.’
6.A qualified dentist or veterinary surgeon.
‘A veterinary _doctor_ by profession, he began his love affair with Nila about 25 years ago.’
‘A veterinary _doctor_ attended on her, but the symptoms continued.’
7.A teacher or learned person.
‘the wisest _doctor_ is gravelled by the inquisitiveness of a child’
‘The learned _doctors_ of the Great Vehicle teach us that the essential characteristic of the universe is its emptiness.’
8.An artificial fishing fly.
1.Alter the content of (food or drink) by adding strong or harmful ingredients.
‘he denied _doctoring_ Stephen’s drinks’
‘Places where men can band together and consume meat are now either heavily policed, or the meat is _doctored_ to lessen its impact.’
2.Change the content or appearance of (a document or picture) in order to deceive; falsify.
‘the reports could have been _doctored_ ’
‘Please note that these pictures have not been _doctored_ in any way.’
3.Remove the sexual organs of (an animal) so that it cannot reproduce.
‘the dog was _doctored_ ’
‘Wait until your pet is _doctored_ and feeling more like their cheery, upbeat self.’
4.Repair (a machine)
‘ex-fleet cars which have been _doctored_ ’
5.Tamper with (a ball) so as to affect its flight when bowled or pitched.
‘fast bowlers were _doctoring_ the ball’
‘Check out what the pitcher said after being accused of _doctoring_ the ball.’
6.Treat (someone) medically.
‘he contemplated giving up _doctoring_ ’
‘It’s much better to let that person be _doctored_ .’
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