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Synonyms for narcotic
nɑrˈkɒt ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. narcotic(adj)

    a drug that produces numbness or stupor; often taken for pleasure or to reduce pain; extensive use can lead to addiction

    stimulative, interesting

  2. narcotic(adj)

    of or relating to or designating narcotics

    "narcotic addicts"; "narcotic stupor"

    soporific, narcotising, narcotizing, soporiferous

    stimulative, interesting

  3. narcotic, narcotizing, narcotising(adj)

    inducing stupor or narcosis

    "narcotic drugs"

    soporific, narcotising, narcotizing, soporiferous

    stimulative, interesting

  4. narcotic, soporiferous, soporific(adj)

    inducing mental lethargy

    "a narcotic speech"

    narcotizing, narcotising, hypnagogic, somnific, somniferous, hypnogogic, soporific, soporiferous

    stimulative, interesting

Editors Contribution

  1. nepenthe

    a drug that causes insensibility or stupor. a narcotic induces narcosis, from the greek "narke" for "numbness or torpor"

    then to restore a more cheerful atmosphere, helen casts nepenthe into the wine, thanks to which beneficent drug all soon forget their woes. "the book of the epic"

    Submitted by rinat on November 22, 2015  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. narcotic(a.)

    stupefying, stupefactive

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. narcotic(n)

    stupefacient, sedative, anæsthetic, opiate, anodyne

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    narcotics, drug, drugs, anaesthetic

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How to use narcotic in a sentence?

  1. Carl Jung:

    Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Divine ideal Ultra hot super sultry seductive forever in one second, takes only a sexy look to the knockout of love. Fascinating beautifully, I look so deeply and immerse myself in love in the depths of your beauty of soul, body and eyes. So deeply that I don’t even know how long I look at you, the beauty of your eyes is bottomless, every millimeter of your body is a poetic, erotic compliment of the gods. I am enchanted by your beauty, this look is just magic and my love for you is the romantic magic of sincere feelings. You have the most juicy body shapes. You are my divine ideal. I kiss your hands and feet. You are the sensual flame of my lust for love. Looking at you, I think about God how hot and sultry. Each of your gaze is a dose of love and erotic lust, you are like a walking sex pheromone exciting men, animal lust and passion fascinates with its charms. Your body is so exciting juicy. You are the narcotic virus of love. Your body forms like a brutal, but beautiful, lyrical rap beat, you're like a hot twerk of seduction. In your eyes, the reflection of the beauty of life, your presence fills the environment with passion, lust and love. You are a sincere dream of my subconscious and without consciousness. Author Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  3. Sheriff Bobby Guidroz:

    I was told by officers responding that he was high on some sort of narcotic, we're going to do a thorough investigation as to what Sheriff Bobby Guidroz was high on.

  4. Aaron White:

    Mixing alcohol and other sedatives, like sleeping pills, narcotic pain medications or muscle relaxers, can compound these problems and potentially cause injuries and death.

  5. William Jacobson:

    The city would have to be sure it’s dotted all the legal i’s and crossed all the legal t’s before it gets into assisting the use of a narcotic.

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