narcotize


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to administer or add a drug to

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administer narcotics to

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The ease with which sentences can narcotize or neutralize horrors, deflecting their effects: this--specifically German-inflicted horrors and the discussion about them--is the subject of Tabor's riveting, idiosyncratic lectures.
A]lthough there is inestimable value to what an intellectual does to ensure the community's survival during periods of extreme national emergency, loyalty to the group's fight for survival cannot draw in the intellectual so far as to narcotize the critical sense, or reduce its imperatives, which are always to go beyond survival to questions of political liberation, to critiques of the leadership, to presenting alternatives that are too often marginalized or pushed aside as irrelevant to the main battle at hand.
But unlike so many other drugs that narcotize the user into a state of blissful detachment, crystal meth is about big plans.
Moreover, criminals can use GHB to narcotize potential victims, and therefore, the drug is used in drug-facilitated sexual assaults resulting from sedation and reduced inhibitions (3).
In 1932 he wrote an essay on the pharmacology of the ancient Mexicans, in which he described the use of opium, obtained from the poppy, being used to narcotize prisoners to prepare them for human sacrifice, where the chest was opened and the beating heart offered up to the gods (11).