A tablet of a drug which helps to induce sleep, such as chloral hydrate or a barbiturate sedative.
More example sentences
- She was not only on Oxycontin, but on a sleeping pill and a sedative for anxiety.
- Instead, they are prescribing medications like Valium, tranquilizers and sleeping pills.
- Another psychiatrist also gave her sedatives and sleeping pills.
Definition of sleeping pill in:
- The US English dictionary