narcotic

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  • Info The term narcotic originally referred medically to any psychoactive compound with any sleep-inducing properties. more...
  • The idea that he might be near at that moment was a poor narcotic. Cited from The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu, by Sax Rohmer
  • For the last three years the navy has carried out permanent intense anti-narcotic operations.
  • Every one seemed to be under the influence of some narcotic. Cited from Typee, by Herman Melville
  • We can't tell what it is -- except that it acts like a narcotic. Cited from The Cross-Cut, by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  • It is not certain how long tobacco has been used as a narcotic. Cited from Questionable Amusements and. . ., by J. M. Judy
  • He knew that such a life would act like a narcotic to his real individuality. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • One evening he mixed a powerful narcotic with my water. Cited from The Three Musketeers, by Alexandre Dumas
  • Later, he would serve three years in prison for a narcotics conviction.
  • A women's cell and a narcotics control cell also operate in the city.
  • However, drug tests showed that she was not using narcotics at the time.
  • Unconsciously he threw an arm over toward the table where the glass of narcotic stood. Cited from The Secret of the Night, by Gaston Leroux
  • The stove has a narcotic tendency when one has just come out of cold like this! Cited from Sea and Shore, by Mrs. Catharine A. Warfield
  • So of every other narcotic, whatever it may be called. Cited from Papers on Health, by John Kirk
  • On this particular day I struggled against the double effect of my bad night and the narcotic. Cited from Tales of Terror & Mystery, Arthur Conan Doyle
  • He believed that the key to narcotics control lay in curbing their supply.
  • He is then seriously injured in a car accident while driving under the influence of narcotics.
  • He cannot sleep without a narcotic, and that gives him a fever. Cited from The Secret of the Night, by Gaston Leroux
  • More serious cases, like narcotics, are handed over to civilian police for investigation.
  • It has also been widely used for counter-narcotics operations.
  • The only safe narcotic is a day's hard work. Cited from Epilepsy, Hysteria, and Neurasthenia, by Isaac G. Briggs
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Words starting with narcotic

Meaning of narcotic

  • noun A drug that produces numbness or stupor; often taken for pleasure or to reduce pain; extensive use can lead to addiction
  • adjective Of or relating to or designating narcotics
    narcotic addicts, narcotic stupor