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stuporific

Line breaks: stu¦por|if¦ic
Pronunciation: /stjuːpəˈrɪfɪk
 
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Definition of stuporific in English:

adjective

rare
Inducing stupor: a stuporific draught
More example sentences
  • Datura was a violently psychoactive plant well known and widely used in Africa as a stuporific poison.
  • Peruvian Indians use it as a stuporific intoxicant.
  • For the most part it was a stuporific blur, though she had vague flashbacks of raucous singing with many of the tavern's locals.

Origin

mid 18th century: from stupor + -ific.

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