Narcotize Nar"co*tize (n[aum]r"k[-o]*t[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Narcotized} (n[aum]r"k[-o]*t[imac]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Narcotizing} (n[aum]r"k[-o]*t[imac]*z[i^]ng).] To imbue with, or subject to the influence of, a narcotic; to put into a state of narcosis. [1913 Webster]

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  • 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

  • narcotize — [när′kə tīz΄] vt. narcotized, narcotizing 1. to subject to a narcotic; stupefy 2. to lull or dull the senses of narcotization n …   English World dictionary

  • 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

  • narcotize — verb ( tized; tizing) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1526 transitive verb 1. a. to treat with or subject to a narcotic b. to put into a state of narcosis 2. to soothe to unconsciousness or unawareness intransitive verb to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • narcotize — verb /nɑɹˈkə.taːz,nɑːˈkə.taːz/ a) To use a narcotic in order to make someone drowsy or insensible; to anesthetize. b) To dull the senses …   Wiktionary

  • narcotize — nar·co·tize also Brit nar·co·tise när kə .tīz vb, tized also Brit tised; tiz·ing also Brit tis·ing vt 1) to treat with or subject to a narcotic 2) to put into a state of narcosis vi to act as a narcotizing agent * * * nar·co·tize (nahrґko… …   Medical dictionary

  • narcotize — Synonyms and related words: KO, anesthetize, bedaze, benumb, besot, blunt, chloroform, coldcock, deaden, desensitize, dope, drug, dull, entrance, etherize, freeze, hypnotize, kayo, knock out, knock senseless, knock stiff, knock unconscious, lay… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • narcotize — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To administer or add a drug to: dose, drug, medicate, opiate, physic. Informal: dope (up). See DRUGS …   English dictionary for students

  • narcotize — v 1. stupefy, stun, anesthetize, drug, dope up; feed lotus flowers, put under, knock out, Sl. give knock out drops. 2. dull, deaden, desensitize, blunt, numb, benumb; palliate, alleviate, mitigate, lessen, ease …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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