tranquilizer

[ trang-kwuh-lahy-zer ]SEE DEFINITION OF tranquilizer

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There might be something in it that could help—a tranquilizer perhaps.

I suggest that you stretch your legs in the park and feed the swans as a tranquilizer.

WORD ORIGIN

"sedative," 1824 (first reference is to ground ivy), agent noun from tranquilize; in reference to one of a large group of anti-anxiety drugs, it is recorded by 1956.

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nounsedative
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