roofie
noun Etymology: probably by shortening & alteration from Rohypnol, a trademark name for the drug Date: 1994 slang a tablet of a powerful benzodiazepine sedative and hypnotic drug C16H12FN3O3 that is not licensed for medical use in the United States but is used illicitly

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  • roofie — 1. (roofie) (1386↑, 213↓) Term for Rohypnol, a sedative that was made in the early 1970s by Roche and was used in hospitals only for deep sedation. It is now a fairly infamous date rape drug. Has also been known to be used recreationally I like… …   Urban English dictionary

  • roofie — /rooh fee/, n. Slang. a powerful sedative drug that causes semiconsciousness and memory blackouts: has been implicated in date rapes. [1990 95; allegedly fr. its use by roofers] * * * Roofie /rooˈfi/ (slang) noun A tablet of the sedative Rohypnol …   Useful english dictionary

  • roofie — /rooh fee/, n. Slang. a powerful sedative drug that causes semiconsciousness and memory blackouts: has been implicated in date rapes. [1990 95; allegedly fr. its use by roofers] * * * …   Universalium

  • roofie — noun The date rape drug Rohypnol …   Wiktionary

  • roofie — roof·ie rü fē n, pl roof·ies slang a tablet of flunitrazepam used illicitly …   Medical dictionary

  • roofie — roo•fie [[t]ˈru fi[/t]] n. sts sl. Rohypnol • Etymology: 1990–95, amer.; allegedly fr. its use by roofers …   From formal English to slang

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