acronarcotic

1 of 2

adjective

ac·​ro·​nar·​cot·​ic
¦a-krə-ˌnär-¦kä-tik
: possessing both acrid and narcotic properties

acronarcotic

2 of 2

noun

ac·​ro·​nar·​cot·​ic
¦a-krə-ˌnär-¦kä-tik
plural -s
: an acronarcotic substance

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

acrid + -o- + narcotic

First Known Use

Adjective

1816, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1852, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acronarcotic was in 1816

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“Acronarcotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acronarcotic. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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