Thesaurus / opiate
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This is partly due to an opiate I have administered to insure complete quiet; and he will not awake for several hours yet.

LazarreMary Hartwell Catherwood

In spite of his groans and anguish, the old notary was insensible under the influence of an opiate.

After a while the sick man became quieter, but he still refused to take the opiate.

With Edged ToolsHenry Seton Merriman

It is an inflammatory, not a sedative prescription: it is rather a blister than an opiate.

Nutritious food, alcoholic restoratives and stimulant doses of opiate remedies are most serviceable.

Compared with that, dice are an opiate, and wine is a sleeping-draught.'

ArethusaF. Marion Crawford

The alterative medicine, as it is called, had just been renewed, but the bottle containing the opiate was more than half full.

And what opiate for his severe sufferings—what object for his strong passions—had he sought there?

Jane EyreCharlotte Bronte

It was the smile of a hurt person when the opiate first begins to overtake the pain.

The Sick-a-Bed LadyEleanor Hallowell Abbott

I never administered it like this before, only in small doses as an opiate in cases of intense suffering.

Sail Ho!George Manville Fenn

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