narcotise


narcotise
narcotise (Brit.) v. treat a person with narcotics, administer narcotics to someone; expose to narcotic drug; dull senses, expose to narcotic drug; act as a narcotic or relaxant (also narcotize)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • narcotise — /ˈnakətaɪz/ (say nahkuhtuyz) verb (t) (narcotised, narcotising) to subject to a narcotic; stupefy. Also, narcotize. –narcotisation /nakətaɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say nahkuhtuy zayshuhn), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • narcotise — verb administer narcotics to • Syn: ↑narcotize • Derivationally related forms: ↑narcotic (for: ↑narcotize) • Hypernyms: ↑drug, ↑dose …   Useful english dictionary

  • narcotised — narcotise (Brit.) v. treat a person with narcotics, administer narcotics to someone; expose to narcotic drug; dull senses, expose to narcotic drug; act as a narcotic or relaxant (also narcotize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • narcotises — narcotise (Brit.) v. treat a person with narcotics, administer narcotics to someone; expose to narcotic drug; dull senses, expose to narcotic drug; act as a narcotic or relaxant (also narcotize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • narcotising — narcotise (Brit.) v. treat a person with narcotics, administer narcotics to someone; expose to narcotic drug; dull senses, expose to narcotic drug; act as a narcotic or relaxant (also narcotize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • narcotiser — ⇒NARCOTISER, verbe trans. A. [Le compl. d obj. dir. désigne un être vivant] Soumettre à l action d un narcotique. Résumons brièvement la technique de l opération. Sur un animal narcotisé de préférence une poule ou un chat adultes , on prélève un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • abêtir — [ abetir ] v. tr. <conjug. : 2> • v. 1360; de 1. a et bête ♦ Rendre bête, stupide. ⇒ abrutir, crétiniser. « Le fatras qu on impose aux écoliers pour les abêtir et les étioler » (Loti). Pronom. Il s abêtit de jour en jour. ⊗ CONTR. Éveiller …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • narcotize — narcotization, n. /nahr keuh tuyz /, v., narcotized, izing. v.t. 1. to subject to or treat with a narcotic; stupefy. 2. to make dull; stupefy; deaden the awareness of: He had used liquor to narcotize his anxieties. v.i. 3. to act as a narcotic: a …   Universalium

  • adjacent — adjacent, ente [ adʒasɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1314; lat. adjacens, de adjacere « être situé auprès » 1 ♦ Contigu, voisin. ⇒ attenant, proche. Terrain adjacent à un bois. « Qui sortant des maisons, qui des petites rues adjacentes » (Hugo). 2 ♦ (1751)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • narcotize — (Amer.) nar·co·tize || nÉ‘rkÉ™taɪz / nɑː v. treat a person with narcotics, administer narcotics to someone; expose to narcotic drug; dull senses, expose to narcotic drug; act as a narcotic or relaxant (also narcotise) …   English contemporary dictionary


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