Quaffing it down, and betaking himself to bed, under its somniferous influence, the Wye waterman is soon in the land of dreams.
Caro spoke of his "serious blague," while Victor Hugo found him "somniferous."
Her study of library-cataloguing, recording, books of reference, was easy and not too somniferous.
I did not find the jolting of the cart at all disagreeable, on the contrary, it had quite a somniferous effect upon me.
Night otherwise fallen dark and somniferous to modern mankind.
I did not find the jolting of the cart at all disagreeable; on the contrary, it had quite a somniferous effect upon me.
Claude Bernard thought it the most somniferous of the opium alkaloids.
They were aware of the somniferous properties of the sap, and Dioscorides2005 mentions the variety with white seeds.
This yelp, sounding above the somniferous monotone of grumbling, stirred Cap'n Sproul from his dozing.
Other peasants danced slowly, in a circle, to the drone of the somniferous Servian bagpipe.
somniferous som·nif·er·ous (sŏm-nĭf'ər-əs)
Inducing sleep; soporific.