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tranquilize

tran·qui·lize (tran·quil·lize)

tranquilize (tranquillize)

 
pronunciation:
traeng kw laIz
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: tranquilized, tranquilizes, tranquilizing
definition: to calm down; relax.
antonyms:
agitate, disquiet
similar words:
allay, calm, gentle, pacify, sedate
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derivation: tranquilization (n.)
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