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chill pill

something that has a calming or relaxing effect.
take a chill pill, (often used imperatively) to calm down; relax:
Stop shouting! Take a chill pill! Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for take a chill pill

chill pill

(informal) an imaginary medicinal pill with a calming, relaxing effect: take a chill pill
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Contemporary definitions for take a chill pill

something calming, relaxing, or reducing stress

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Slang definitions & phrases for take a chill pill

take a chill pill

verb phrase

To calm down or relax; chill out

chill pill

noun phrase

A tranquilizer: They seem to have taken a chill pill musically, but the lyrics are as biting as ever (1990s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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