verb[WITH OBJECT]North american
Inject (a drug, typically a narcotic) subcutaneously.
- ‘Most say they will not give up injecting the drug, and are still ‘skin-popping’ - injecting directly into muscle or tissue.’
- ‘He's looking to aid his fellow classmates in riding the white horse, and wants to find a big-time operator to help him score the skin-popping saddle.’
A subcutaneous injection of a drug, typically a narcotic.