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Word of the Day 07/06/15 Soporific

Soporific (adjective, noun)
soporific [sop-uh-rif-ik, soh-puh-]


adjective
1. causing or tending to cause sleep.
2. pertaining to or characterized by sleep or sleepiness; sleepy; drowsy.

noun
3. something that causes sleep, as a medicine or drug.

Origin: 1655-65; < Latin sopor sopor + -i- + -fic; compare French soporifique

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starry_wolf
Jul. 8th, 2015 01:37 pm (UTC)
I'm thinking of atypical sirens now XD sirens whose voices do something other than lull sailors to their death.
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