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English Dictionary: tranquilizing by the DICT Development Group
3 results for tranquilizing
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. tending to soothe or tranquilize; "valium has a tranquilizing effect"; "took a hot drink with sedative properties before going to bed"
    Synonym(s): ataractic, ataraxic, sedative, tranquilizing, tranquillizing, tranquilising, tranquillising
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Tranquilizing \Tran"quil*i`zing\, Tranquillizing
   \Tran"quil*li`zing\, a.
      Making tranquil; calming. [bd] The tranquilizing power of
      time.[b8] --Wordsworth. -- {Tran"quil*i`zing*ly} or
      {Tran"quil*li`zing*ly}, adv.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Tranquilize \Tran"quil*ize\, Tranquillize \Tran"quil*lize\, v.
      t. [imp. & p. p. {Tranquilized}or {Tranquilliized}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Tranquilizing}or {Tranquillizing}.] [Cf. F.
      To render tranquil; to allay when agitated; to compose; to
      make calm and peaceful; as, to tranquilize a state disturbed
      by factions or civil commotions; to tranquilize the mind.
      Syn: To quiet; compose; still; soothe; appease; calm; pacify.
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