Origin of anodyne
OTHER WORDS FROM anodynean·o·dyn·ic [an-uh-din-ik], /ˌæn əˈdɪn ɪk/, adjective
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How to use anodyne in a sentence
Last week’s revelation that Jason Hughes had in fact been paid nearly $10 million through the city’s acquisition of two downtown high rises has made a lot of previously anodyne quotes retroactively hysterical.7 Quotes From or About Jason Hughes That Are, in Retrospect, Hysterical|Andrew Keatts|July 5, 2021|Voice of San Diego
Tuesday’s revelation that Hughes had in fact been paid nearly $10 million through the city’s acquisition of two downtown high rises has made a lot of previously anodyne quotes retroactively hysterical.Politics Report: The 101 Ash St. Scandal Isn’t Going Away|Andrew Keatts|July 3, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The LAFCO Twitter account retweeted a link to the article, alongside a seemingly anodyne comment in which it promoted an online video of a discussion of the issue the op-ed was about.Why the Water Authority Threatened LAFCO Over a Tweet|Andrew Keatts and Scott Lewis|May 17, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The LAFCO Twitter account retweeted a link to the article, alongside an seemingly anodyne comment in which it promoted an online video of a discussion of the issue the op-ed was about.Politics Report: A Desmond Rebrand?|Andrew Keatts and Scott Lewis|May 15, 2021|Voice of San Diego
One is that what had recently been an extremely anodyne stance for companies to embrace — that voting is good — is now, somehow, construed as worthy of political retaliation.Republicans are learning that there’s more to capitalism than tax cuts|Catherine Rampell|April 8, 2021|Washington Post
The person to blame for all this is the anodyne British pop star Gary Barlow.England World Cup Songs In Last Minute Penalty Shoot out|Tom Sykes|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Today's stars are secondary—anonymous, anodyne action figures overwhelmed by special effects.Is This the End of Arnold Schwarzenegger's Comeback?|Andrew Romano|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And are Iranian overtures to France, especially to French business, anodyne or a way to undermine Western resolve?Iran’s Mixed Messages Ahead Of P5+1 Talks|Jamie Dettmer|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Administration officials have repeatedly issued anodyne statements assuring us that the NSA programs do not “target” Americans.The Secret FISA Court Must Go|Jennifer Granick, Christopher Sprigman|July 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But this isn't your usual anodyne interfaith Seder, where all is prescribed by ritual and controversial topics are avoided.A Very Different Interfaith Seder|Paul Scham|April 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Pyramidon is a proprietary preparation derived from, and having the antipyretic and anodyne properties of, antipyrin.
One fluid drachm is equal in anodyne power to one-eighth grain of morphin.
Papine is the anodyne or pain-relieving principle of opium, the narcotic and convulsive elements being eliminated.
It was the only anodyne that nature had in her laboratory for a broken heart; and she slept as tranquilly as a little child.The Broken Sword|Dennison Worthington
At once a frenzy and an anodyne, I have found in it the inspiration of my genius in its later development.The History of Sir Richard Calmady|Lucas Malet