Definition of Minor tranquilizer
1. Noun. A tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability.
Specialized synonyms: Benzodiazepine, Buspar, Buspirone, Dalmane, Flurazepam, Flurazepam Hydrochloride, Atarax, Hydroxyzine, Hydroxyzine Hydrochloride, Vistaril, Equanil, Meprin, Meprobamate, Miltown, Oxazepam, Serax, Perphenazine, Triavil
Generic synonyms: Antianxiety Agent, Ataractic, Ataractic Agent, Ataractic Drug, Tranquilizer, Tranquilliser, Tranquillizer
Derivative terms: Anxiolytic
Lexicographical Neighbors of Minor Tranquilizer
Literary usage of Minor tranquilizer
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"... minor tranquilizer) is substituted. Detoxification of amphetamine abusers does not require hospitalization unless they show serious disturbance of mood ..."