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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A drug that induces sleep adj. - Inducing mental lethargy; Sleep inducing.

Usage examples (34)
  • Engine noise is minimal with only a slight and quite soporific vibration.
  • Immediately the cabin was filled with a potent soporific mist.
  • Audiences are quite prone enough to fall asleep without these soporific aids.
  • Could anyone ever consider terrific a delivery best called soporific? for more
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