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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.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Frieda Birnbaum Research Psychologist, Psychoanalyst Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to giving Quaaludes to at least one woman and getting the drugs to give to other women he wanted to have sex with, according to a report by The Associated Press.
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.
There were the infamous Boots and Scarves parties (the only clothes allowed) in the recording studios, a steady diet of drugs including pot, cocaine, ecstasy, heroin, opium, steroids and quaaludes and a bad motorbike crash in Los Angeles in 1990 that left him walking with a cane for a while.
There were the infamous Boots and Scarves parties (the only clothes allowed) in the recording studios, a steady diet of drugs including pot, cocaine, ecstasy, smack, opium, steroids and quaaludes and a bad motorbike crash in Los Angeles in 1990 that left him walking with a cane for a while.
Schooled by an early boss (Matthew McConaughey) on the ''fairy dust'' that is high finance, Belfort recklessly plunders his clients' pockets to make himself rich and to finance a parade of prostitutes, cocaine and Quaaludes.
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If there's any '70s drug of choice you'd associate with the album, it'd have to be Quaaludes, given the semi-glacial pace at which all 15 songs move.
89) The court upheld the forfeiture because defendants had "distributed, packaged, sold, purchased and used controlled substances, including marijuana, cocaine and quaaludes," on the property and the property played an integral role in the illegal activity.