Origin of tranquilizer
Examples from the Web for tranquilizer
Another Tylenol and a tranquilizer three hours later don't do the trick and the demons do a shock and awe attack.The Bag Lady Writes a Book
February 19, 2010
Another Tylenol and a tranquilizer three hours later didn't do the trick and the demons attacked in full force.The Bag Lady Papers, Part IV
January 14, 2009
I'm down to a tranquilizer and a half a day and only a few are left.The Bag Lady Papers Cont'd
December 22, 2008
Word Origin and History for tranquilizer
"sedative," 1824 (first reference is to ground ivy), agent noun from tranquilize; in reference to one of a large group of anti-anxiety drugs, it is recorded by 1956.
- Any of various drugs used to reduce tension or anxiety; an antianxiety agent.