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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • children take the roles of doctor or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the doctor''s office; "the children explored each other''s bodies by playing the game of doctor"
  • a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor"
  • a person who holds Ph.D. degree from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"
  • (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the othodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages"
  • give medical treatment to
  • restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
  • alter and make impure, as with the intention to deceive; "Sophisticate rose water with geraniol"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a licensed medical practitioner; "I felt so bad I went to see my doctor" ,
  • (Roman Catholic Church) a title conferred on 33 saints who distinguished themselves through the orthodoxy of their theological teaching; "the Doctors of the Church greatly influenced Christian thought down to the late Middle Ages" ,
  • children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician's office; "the children explored each other's bodies by playing the game of doctor" ,
  • a person who holds Ph.D. degree (or the equivalent) from an academic institution; "she is a doctor of philosophy in physics"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Doctor'


  • Doctor: Doctor or The Doctor may refer to: Doctor (title), the holder of a doctorate Physician Surgeon Doctor (Black Cat) Doctor (Doctor Who) Doctor (Hellsing)
  • Doctor of Divinity: here. For other uses, see DD (disambiguation). Doctor of Divinity (D.D. or DD; Divinitatis Doctor in Latin) is an advanced or honorary academic degree
  • Doctor Who missing episodes: The Doctor Who missing episodes are the instalments of the long-running British science-fiction television programme Doctor Who with no known film or
  • Doctor Doctor: Doctor Doctor may refer to: Doctor Doctor (1989 TV series), an American television sitcom Doctor Doctor (2000 TV series), the South Korean version of
  • The Four Doctors: Doctor's visit to an early Dalek battlefield. Fifth Doctor - Peter Davison Sixth Doctor - Colin Baker Seventh Doctor - Sylvester McCoy Eighth Doctor
  • List of Doctor Who universe creatures and aliens: information: List of Doctor Who universe creatures and aliens (0–9, A–G), List of Doctor Who universe creatures and aliens (H–P) and List of Doctor Who universe
  • Doctor Who: article is about the television series. For other uses, see Doctor Who (disambiguation). Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced
  • Partners in Crime (Doctor Who): episode of the fourth series of the British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It was broadcast on BBC One on 5 April 2008. The episode reintroduced
  • Second Doctor: The Second Doctor is an incarnation of the Doctor, the protagonist of the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who. He was portrayed by character

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'Doctor' example sentence in quotations


* If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster. - Isaac Asimov

* A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his client to plant vines. - Frank Lloyd Wright

* The best doctor in the world is the veterinarian. He can't ask his patients what is the matter-he's got to just know. - Will Rogers


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Doctor Sample Sentences in News


  • Doctor jailed for secret filming
    A doctor who secretly filmed hundreds of patients, colleagues and hospital visitors, is jailed for five years. Read more on this news related to 'Doctor'
  • Italian doctor with Ebola returning for treatment
    MILAN (AP) — An Italian doctor who has been working in Sierra Leone has tested positive for the Ebola virus and is being transferred to Rome for treatment, the health ministry said Monday. It is Italy's first confirmed case of Ebola. Read more on this news related to 'Doctor'
  • Doctor Behind 'Free Radical' Aging Theory Dies
    Doctor who developed widely accepted theory on aging, now used in disease research, dies Read more on this news related to 'Doctor'

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