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I'm looking for the grammatical way to say one person gave another person an injection of some illegal drug, as opposed to a medical-office situation. Self-injection is described when a person says "I [or he] shot up."

Should I use "I shot him up," which sounds rather violent, or is there a better form?

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How about drugged? It isn't exclusive to injection, but "Administer a drug to (someone) in order to induce stupor or insensibility" sounds close to what you are looking for.

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  • Grammatically solid, but I was hoping for something more slangy. Dec 10, 2014 at 21:19
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    Oh, then you might want doped. It's certainly more slangy.
    – Gerger
    Dec 11, 2014 at 15:22
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You could say that you "dosed" him with the drug.

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