mind-expanding


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mind-ex·pand·ing

(mīnd′ĭk-spăn′dĭng)
adj.
1. Producing intensified or distorted perceptions; psychedelic.
2. Producing increased awareness or understanding: mind-expanding study.

mind-expanding

adj
(Recreational Drugs) (of a drug such as LSD) causing a sensation of heightened consciousness; psychedelic

mind′-expand`ing



adj.
heightening perceptions in a hallucinatory way: mind-expanding drugs.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mind-expanding - (of hallucinogenic drugs) giving a sense of heightened or broader awarenessmind-expanding - (of hallucinogenic drugs) giving a sense of heightened or broader awareness
psychoactive, psychotropic - affecting the mind or mood or other mental processes; "psychoactive drugs"
Translations

mind-expanding

[ˈmaɪndɪksˌpændɪŋ] ADJ [drug] → visionario

mind-expanding

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