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  Definition of Tranquilize
  1. cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
  2. make calm or still; "quiet the dragons of worry and fear"
Similar Words: sedate, calm, tranquillize, tranquillise, calm down, quiet, quieten, lull, still

 

Hyponyms: hypnotize, hypnotise, mesmerize, mesmerise, lull, compose, pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle, reassure, assure

 

Derivational Morphology: tranquilizer, tranquillizer, tranquilliser, antianxiety agent, ataractic drug, ataractic agent, ataractic, composure, calm, calmness, equanimity, sedation, drugging, hush, stillness, still, letup, lull, repose, quiet, placidity, serenity, tranquillity, tranquility

 

 
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