What is another word for tranquilliser?

Pronunciation: [tɹˈankwɪlˌa͡ɪzə] (IPA)

A tranquilliser is a type of drug that suppresses anxiety and promotes relaxation. There are many synonyms that can be used to describe the effects of these drugs, including sedative, calmative, hypnotic, anxiolytic, and antianxiety. Some other related words to describe tranquilliser could be sleep-inducing or soothing. These words represent the various ways in which drugs can help to alleviate feelings of stress and anxiety, allowing the user to feel calm and at ease. While the use of these drugs should always be carefully considered, they can be an effective tool for managing anxiety and improving overall mental health.

Synonyms for Tranquilliser:

What are the hypernyms for Tranquilliser?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    antianxiety drug, anxiolytic, sedative, depressant drug, Nervous system depressant, Psychoactive medication, anti-anxiety medication.

Usage examples for Tranquilliser

"Somnus," she said, "gentlest of gods, tranquilliser of minds and soother of careworn hearts, Juno sends you her commands that you despatch a dream to Halcyone in the city of Trachine, representing her lost husband and all the events of the wreck."
"A Book of Myths"
Jean Lang

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