tranquillise or US tranquilize
/ (ˈtræŋkwɪˌlaɪz) /
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to make or become calm or calmer
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Derived forms of tranquillizetranquillization, tranquillisation or US tranquilization, noun
Words nearby tranquillize
tranquil, tranquility, tranquilize, tranquilizer, tranquillity, tranquillize, tranquillizer, trans, transact, transactinide, transactinide element
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How to use tranquillize in a sentence
After the effort which he had made, he wished for time to tranquillize his mind, before he should again see Virginia.Tales And Novels, Volume 3 (of 10)|Maria Edgeworth
It was deemed proper on my part to endeavor to tranquillize the Indians by pacific measures.A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents|James D. Richardson
But tranquillize yourself: the lady leaves, and will never return to England.
I descended the stairs, and pausing at the door, tried to tranquillize my fluttered spirits.The Heroine|Eaton Stannard Barrett
Rather say, madam, that there is always one star above which can tranquillize and control them.Imaginary Conversations and Poems|Walter Savage Landor