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narcotic

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  • adjdulling, painkilling
  • nounpowerful drug inducing anesthesia or sleep
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Synonyms for narcotic

adj dulling, painkilling
  • calming
  • analgesic
  • anesthetic
  • deadening
  • hypnotic
  • opiate
  • sedative
  • soporific
  • numbing
  • somnifacient
  • somnific
  • somnolent
  • somnorific
  • soporiferous
  • stupefacient
  • stupefactive
  • stupefying

Antonyms for narcotic

  • exciting
  • stimulating
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anaesthetics

noun. sleep-inducing or numbing drug
  • analgesic
  • anodyne
  • dope
  • gas
  • hypnotic
  • inhalant
  • narcotic
  • opiate
  • pain-killer
  • shot
  • soporific
  • spinal

anesthetic/anaesthetic

noun. sleep-inducing or numbing drug

anesthetics

noun. sleep-inducing or numbing drug

anodyne

noun. painkiller

cocaine

noun. illegal drug

dope

noun. drug
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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