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tranquilizing

adjective
variants: also tranquillizing

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(Entry 1 of 2)

tending to calm the emotions and relieve stress
  • a woman who put a lot of faith in the tranquilizing effects of a cup of tea

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tranquilizing

verb
variants: also tranquillizing
present participle of tranquilize

Synonyms & Antonyms of tranquilizing (Entry 2 of 2)

to free from distress or disturbance
  • at long last the crying baby was tranquilized by the steady rocking of her cradle

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“Tranquilizing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tranquilizing. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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