Related formspain·kill·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for painkiller
His arthritic knees are at their worst, despite the endless shots of painkiller.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Among the states with the most painkiller prescriptions per person, Alabama, Tennessee, and West Virginia were the top three.Painkiller Overdoses Kill More Than One American Every Hour|Abby Haglage|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dr. Garg arrived to confirm the procedure and ask if I had any questions, and the anesthesiologist ordered a painkiller.
In 2010, more than 16,500 people died from painkiller abuse, more than from heroin and cocaine combined.These Are The 5 Scary Health Threats The CDC Will Tackle In 2014|Brandy Zadrozny|December 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I take a triptan called Treximet, which also includes a dose of the painkiller naproxen, the active ingredient in Aleve.
Perry took a painkiller after the shower, which kicked in as they went out the door, and the autumn evening was crisp and sharp.Makers|Cory Doctorow
His days of “painkiller,” which he stocked for trade, had not yet come round.
"I guess you'll do well enough without any painkiller," he said to himself.Satan Sanderson|Hallie Erminie Rives
Painkiller would come next; after that, if need be, would come libations of red ink.
Gordon found one tablet of painkiller left in the bottle and swallowed it with the dregs of the coffee.Police Your Planet|Lester del Rey