Examples from the Web for benzedrine
A bite of this cinematic Benzedrine cost under two bits a ticket.
After writing under the stimulus of benzedrine, he was depressed.“I hear Gore’s voice and I want so much to be with him”|Anaïs Nin|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It made me think of my college days, when I had stayed up all night on benzedrine, writing term papers.Last Resort|Stephen Bartholomew
trade name of a type of amphetamine, 1933, registered as a proprietary name 1935 by Smith, Kline & French Laboratories, from benzoic (see benzene) + chemical suffix -edrine from ephedrine, etc. It is a carbonate of benzyl-methyl-carbinamine. Slang shortening benny first attested 1955.