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synonyms for opiate

  • narcotic
  • opium
  • sedative
  • tranquilizer
  • anodyne
  • depressant
  • dope
  • downer
  • hypnotic
  • soporific
  • dormitive
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Brundage’s husband started abusing his medications, especially his opiates, and getting extra pills from coworkers, which Brundage said she told the VA many times.
HOW THE VA IS PUSHING VETS INTO THE OPIOID ABYSSALEXA BEYERMAY 31, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
That’s why, the next month, after a cross-country move—when he went to an East Coast VA hospital for a pancreatic cancer screening and complained about his aching back—he was adamant that he not be given opiates.
HOW THE VA IS PUSHING VETS INTO THE OPIOID ABYSSALEXA BEYERMAY 31, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
Before the flight, he used heroin—and it was the last opiate he ever took.
INSIDE IBOGAINE, ONE OF THE MOST PROMISING AND PERILOUS PSYCHEDELICS FOR ADDICTIONMANDY OAKLANDERAPRIL 5, 2021TIME
So it was like Perc 30s and opiates that were someone’s prescription that we got.
THE OPIOID TRAGEDY, PART 2: “IT’S NOT A DEATH SENTENCE” (EP. 403)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
The hours wore on toward night, and Nita slept under the influence of an opiate administered by the maid.
THEY LOOKED AND LOVEDMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
In spite of his groans and anguish, the old notary was insensible under the influence of an opiate.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
It is here used by Milton as the name of an opiate and it is now occasionally used as a general name for drugs that relieve pain.
MILTON'S COMUSJOHN MILTON
He was evidently under the influence of a heavy opiate, for there was no sign of life, except the faint breathing.
MCCLURE'S MAGAZINE, VOL. 1, NO. 2, JULY, 1893VARIOUS
What a marvelous opiate the ecclesiastics have been injecting into the minds of the masses!
THE NECESSITY OF ATHEISMDR. D.M. BROOKS
No soft hand of woman smoothed his pillow or relieved the agony of pain and suffering by the timely opiate or emollient.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 2, NO. 2, AUGUST, 1862VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO OPIATE

  • analgesics
  • anodynes
  • dopes
  • gases
  • hypnotics
  • inhalants
  • narcotics
  • opiates
  • pain-killers
  • shots
  • soporifics
  • spinals
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