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hypnotic

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

tending to cause sleep
  • her eyes soon grew heavy from the hypnotic rhythm of the train's wheels

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hypnotic

noun

Synonyms of hypnotic (Entry 2 of 2)

as in sedative, tranquilizer

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The first known use of hypnotic was in 1625

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“Hypnotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hypnotic. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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