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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or relating to something (as a drug) that relieves discomfort or hurting

Usage examples (33)
  • Laughter is close to love and heroin in the painkilling department.
  • He's certainly not the only one addicted to painkilling medications.
  • Like I mentioned earlier, the painkilling effects of saliva are being studied.
  • If I'd known he'd taken enough of that painkilling stuff to put him out like that- for more
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