Synonyms of doctor in English:

doctor


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noun

1‘Tim isn't well but he refuses to see a doctor’

SYNONYMS

physician, medical practitioner, medical man, medical woman, clinician, doctor of medicine, MD

surgeon

informal doc, medic, medico, quack

archaic leech, sawbones


verb

1‘he doctored the horses' wounds with some strong-smelling salve’

SYNONYMS

treat, medicate, dose, soothe, cure, heal

tend, attend to, minister to, administer to, care for, take care of, nurse

2‘he denied doctoring Stephen's drinks’

SYNONYMS

adulterate, contaminate, taint, tamper with, lace, mix, dilute, water down, thin out, weaken

informal spike, dope, cut, slip a Mickey Finn into

rare vitiate

3‘the reports are bland and could have been doctored’

SYNONYMS

falsify, tamper with, tinker with, interfere with, manipulate, massage, rig, alter, change

forge, fake, trump up

fudge, pervert, distort

informal cook, juggle

British informal fiddle, fiddle with