Examples of tranquilize in a sentence
They tranquilized the bear with a dart so that it could be safely moved to a different area.
at long last the crying baby was tranquilized by the steady rocking of her cradle
First Known Use of tranquilize
TRANQUILIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tranquilize for English Language Learners
: to use a drug to cause (a person or animal) to become very relaxed and calm
Medical Definition of tranquilize
tranquilizedor chiefly British
tranquilizingor chiefly British
: to make tranquil or calm; especially : to relieve of mental tension and anxiety by means of drugs
tranquilizationor chiefly British
tranquillisation\ˌtraŋ-kwə-lə-ˈzā-shən, ˌtran-\play noun
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