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sedative

see definition of sedative
  • adjsoothing
  • nounsoothing agent, medicine
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Synonyms for sedative

adj soothing
  • anodyne
  • calming
  • lenitive
  • soporific
  • allaying
  • calmative
  • relaxing
  • sleep-inducing
  • tranquillizing

Antonyms for sedative

  • agitating
  • excitative
  • upsetting
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anodyne

noun. painkiller
  • anesthetic
  • narcotic
  • sedative
  • soother

calming

adjective. appeasing

medical

adjective. healing
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