tranquilize

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From Middle French tranquiliser

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tranquilize (third-person singular simple present tranquilizes, present participle tranquilizing, simple past and past participle tranquilized)

  1. To use a drug to sedate a person or animal.
  2. To make something or someone tranquil; to pacify or calm.
  3. (intransitive) To become tranquil; to relax.
  4. (intransitive) To calm down.

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Verb[edit]

tranquilize

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of tranquilizar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of tranquilizar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of tranquilizar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of tranquilizar