Definition of Painkiller

1. Noun. A medicine used to relieve pain.




Definition of Painkiller

1. Noun. A drug that numbs the pain in the body ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Painkiller

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Painkiller

painful haematuria
painful paraplegia
painful point
painful sensation
painful toe
painfull
painfuller
painfullest
painfully
painfulness
painfulnesses
painim
painims
paining
painite
painkiller (current term)
painkillers
painkilling
painless
painless haematuria
painless jaundice
painlessly
painlessness
painlessnesses
painlike
painmaker
painmakers
paino nobiles
pains
pains au chocolat

Literary usage of Painkiller

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Commercial Law Reports (annotated): Being Reports of Important Decisions by W. R. P. Parker (1904)
"Plaintiffs sold liquor medicine put up in bottles, labelled " Perry Davis's Vegetable painkiller." Defendant subsequently sold a similar kind of medicine ..."

2. Western Field by Olympic Club (San Francisco, Calif.), California Game and Fish Protective Association (1905)
"painkiller insisted upon taking unusual precautions to throw possible spies off the ... While en route painkiller regaled me with hair-raising tales of his ..."

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