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quaa·lude

 (kwā′lo͞od′)
n.
A capsule or tablet of the illicit drug methaqualone.

[Originally a trademark.]

Quaalude

(ˈkweɪluːd)
n
(Pharmacology) US a proprietary name for methaqualone

Quaa•lude

(ˈkweɪ lud)
Trademark.
a brand of methaqualone.
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Noun1.Quaalude - sedative-hypnotic drug (trade name Quaalude) that is a drug of abuse
sedative-hypnotic, sedative-hypnotic drug - a sedative that depresses activity of the central nervous system and reduces anxiety and induces sleep
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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Not heroin or cocaine - back then it was LSD, uppers, downers, quaaludes, pot he had it all.
A partir de ese momento sobreviviria a base de Quaaludes mezclados con Dom Perignon.
When the deposition was opened, it revealed that Cosby had admitted giving women Quaaludes with the intent of having sex with them, although he insisted it was consensual.
Frustrated with repeated delays, representative Jackie Speier (D-California) last year at a hearing called PHMSA a "toothless tiger" that has "overdosed on quaaludes and passed out on the job.
54) And, of course, Cosby admitted in a 2005 deposition that he gave women Quaaludes to have sex with them.
Court documents obtained by The Associated Press have revealed that Cosby acknowledged under oath in 2005 that he obtained Quaaludes to give to women with whom he wanted to have sex.
The Cosby Show actor admitted obtaining Quaaludes while testifying in a sexual assault case he settled in 2006.
Members of the subcommittee listened as a California congresswoman from the San Francisco area, a non-member of the committee who commanded the witness table, said the PHMSA "was not just a toothless tiger, but has overdosed on quaaludes and is passed out on the job.
Members of the subcommittee listened as a California congresswoman from the San Francisco area, a non-member of the committee who commanded the witness table, said PHMSA "was not just a toothless tiger, but has overdosed on quaaludes and is passed out on the job.
It's hard to tell when the art gets made, between the high and low teas, the Ice Palace and the Pavilion, the poppers and coke and Quaaludes, but Sykes seems less interested in that than in the next jaunt--to France to see Philippe de Rothschild, LA with Aldous Huxley, Allen Ginsberg, David Bowie.