roofie


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roofie

Rohypnol, a brand name for a very potent tranquilizer producing a sedative effect, amnesia, and muscle relaxation; sometimes used as a date-rape drug
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roof·ie

 (ro͞o′fē)
n. Slang
A tablet of the sedative flunitrazepam.

[Probably alteration (influenced by roof) of Rohypnol.]
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roofie

(ˈruːfɪ)
n
(Medicine) drugs slang a dose of the sedative drug flunitrazepam
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roo•fie

(ˈru fi)
n.
Slang. Rohypnol.
[1990–95, Amer.; allegedly fr. its use by roofers]
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