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roofie

[ roo-fee ]
/ ˈru fi /
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noun

a dose of the sedative flunitrazepam, especially in tablet form, notoriously used to facilitate date rape or acquaintance rape.

verb (used with object)

to dose (a person) with flunitrazepam or a similar drug, usually hiding it in a drink, in order to rape or otherwise victimize that person.

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Origin of roofie

First recorded in 1990–95; alteration and shortening of Rohypnol
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Medical definitions for roofie

roofie
[ rōōfē ]

n.

A tablet of the sedative flunitrazepam.
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