Definition of Tranquilizers

1. Noun. (plural of tranquilizer) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tranquilizers

1. tranquilizer [n] - See also: tranquilizer

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tranquilizers

tranqs
tranquil
tranquiler
tranquilest
tranquilise
tranquilised
tranquiliser
tranquilisers
tranquilises
tranquilising
tranquilities
tranquility
tranquilize
tranquilized
tranquilizer
tranquilizers (current term)
tranquilizes
tranquilizing
tranquilizingly
tranquiller
tranquillest
tranquillisation
tranquillise
tranquilliser
tranquillisers
tranquillising agent
tranquillities
tranquillity
tranquillityite
tranquillization

Literary usage of Tranquilizers

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

1. Bound for Good Health: A Collection of Age Pages (1993)
"Ideally, tranquilizers are used in combination with counseling. The goal is usually to limit the dosage and length of an individual's tranquilizer use. ..."

2. Maintaining Budgetary Discipline: Spending and Revenue Options edited by Sherry Snyder (1999)
"On this most recent occasion, did you use tranquilizers for a medical reason ... I used tranquilizers for a medical reason D 1 I used tranquilizers only for ..."

3. Illicit Drug Use, Smoking and Drinking by America's High School Students by Lloyd D. Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, Jerald G. Bachman (1993)
"... Q. 10 FIGURE 64 tranquilizers: Trends in Annual Prevalence Among College Students Vs. Others 1-4 Years Beyond High School • Full-Tlme College Students a ..."

4. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"However, their use of other opiates was approximately the same and their use of tranquilizers and alcohol was slightly higher than that of the other cohorts ..."

5. National Household Survey on Drug Abuse: Main Findings, (1993) by Wai Choy, Dean R. Gerstein, Rashna Ghadialy, Felicia Gray (1998)
"Use of Sedatives, tranquilizers, and Analgesics About 3.4% of the surveyed population reported ever using prescription-type sedatives for ..."

6. National Household Survey on Drug Abuse: Population Estimates, 1992 by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"... no estimates reported OSED PAST MONTH Note: Any Psychotherapeutics includes nonmedical use of one or more of the following: sedatives, tranquilizers, ..."

7. Cocaine Use in America: Epidemmiologic and Clinical Perspectives edited by Nicholas J. Kozel, Edgar H. Adams (1996)
"Among young women, more report having been prescribed minor tranquilizers (28%) than report having used cocaine (23%). These prevalence rates refer to the ..."

8. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"Tardive dyskinesia is a complication that can occur in connection with the long-term use of the major tranquilizers. It consists of slow, ..."

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