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tranquillizer

tranquilliser or US tranquilizer

/ (ˈtræŋkwɪˌlaɪzə) /
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noun
a drug that calms a person without affecting clarity of consciousness
anything that tranquillizes
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How to use tranquillizer in a sentence

  • She had been about to have recourse to the old, old tranquillizer of women, the setting of fine stitches.

    The Brimming Cup|Dorothy Canfield Fisher
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