sleeping pill


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sleeping pill

n.
A drug in the form of a pill or capsule used to relieve insomnia.

sleeping pill

n
(Pharmacology) a pill or tablet containing a sedative drug, such as a barbiturate, used to induce sleep

sleep′ing pill`


n.
a pill or capsule containing a drug for inducing sleep.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sleeping pill - a soporific drug in the form of a pill (or tablet or capsule)
lozenge, pill, tablet, tab - a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet
hypnotic, soporific - a drug that induces sleep
Translations
prášek na spaní
sovepille
unilääke
tableta za spavanje
altató
svefnpilla
睡眠薬
수면제
sömntablett
ยานอนหลับ
thuốc ngủ

sleeping pill

nsonnifero

sleeping pill

حَبَّةُ نَوْم prášek na spaní sovepille Schlaftablette υπνωτικό χάπι somnífero unilääke somnifère tableta za spavanje sonnifero 睡眠薬 수면제 slaappil sovepille tabletka nasenna sonífero снотворное sömntablett ยานอนหลับ uyku hapı thuốc ngủ 安眠药

sleeping pill

n. soporífero, somnífero, pastilla para dormir.

sleeping pill

n somnífero (form), pastilla para dormir
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