verb (used with or without object), tran·quil·ized, tran·quil·iz·ing.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
OTHER WORDS FROM tranquilizetran·quil·i·za·tion, nounun·tran·quil·ize, verb (used with object), un·tran·quil·ized, un·tran·quil·iz·ing.
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He did it to tranquilize his conscience, and was surprised to see the door open; but it was Sebastian who stood on the sill.The Hero of the People|Alexandre Dumas
They lower the pulse, and, by diminishing congestion of the brain, tend to clear and tranquilize the action of the mind.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
And his grave and tender rebuke did even more to tranquilize her jealousy than all his caresses had done.Cruel As The Grave|Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth
Bathilde, seeing the traces of uneasiness on his good-natured face, tried all she could to tranquilize him.The Conspirators|Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
Now Mr. Carlyle might have given the evasive assurance that there would be plenty left, just to tranquilize her.East Lynne|Mrs. Henry Wood