• WordNet 3.6
    • adj narcotized under the influence of narcotics "knocked out by doped wine","a drugged sleep","were under the effect of the drugged sweets","in a stuperous narcotized state"
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  • Carl Jung
    “Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.”
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    “Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity.”
  • Pietro Mascagni
    Pietro Mascagni
    “Modern music is as dangerous as narcotics.”
  • John W. Gardner
    “Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the non-pharmaceutical narcotics; it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.”
  • Tennessee Williams
    “Time rushes toward us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics, even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation.”


In literature:

The tea, untasted, smoked upward into his face, an insidious, narcotic cloud.
"The Best Short Stories of 1917" by Various
He was seeking a narcotic.
"Tristram of Blent" by Anthony Hope
We felt its narcotic influence as we rode along.
"The Rifle Rangers" by Captain Mayne Reid
The doctor briskly administered a narcotic as being the easiest and simplest way to handle a patient who seemed friendless and penniless.
"The Eagle's Heart" by Hamlin Garland
He kept on experimenting with narcotics in this manner until at last he found what he sought in ether.
"Pushing to the Front" by Orison Swett Marden
He was not against phlebotomy, and used strong purgatives and also narcotics.
"Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine" by James Sands Elliott
Must be some narcotic though.
"Patience Wins" by George Manville Fenn
Perhaps, too, I may have an opportunity of giving a narcotic to some of your guards.
"The Young Llanero" by W.H.G. Kingston
The cooling removes this, and secures the patient unspeakably precious rest without narcotics.
"Papers on Health" by John Kirk
Psychotherapy and narcotics are, and ever have been, the sheet-anchors of the charlatan and the miracle-worker.
"Preventable Diseases" by Woods Hutchinson
The effect of alcohol and of various narcotics were clearly followed in the modification of the automatic record made by the plant.
"Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose" by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose
Girdel had been prudent enough to take along the physician who had given him the narcotic, and soon Fanfaro opened his eyes.
"The Son of Monte-Cristo, Volume II (of 2)" by Alexandre Dumas père
The traffic in narcotics, police and federal officers reported, was the lowest in years.
"Spring Street" by James H. Richardson
Both of us were seized with irresistible drowsiness, as if we had taken a strong narcotic.
"In the Forbidden Land" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
Oh dear, oh dear, the narcotic of the new life is already losing its power; the grim spectre of the past is casting its shadow between us!
"The Lady of the Basement Flat" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
Thus a brisk Strauss waltz might act as a stimulant, but it would not answer as a narcotic.
"Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery" by Robert Means Lawrence
We do not look for a Boadicea in such a hot-house of narcotics.
"Expositor's Bible: Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther" by Walter Adeney
Tobacco owes its narcotic influence to a strong poison known as nicotine.
"A Civic Biology" by George William Hunter
Restless and irritable, he began to relieve the great craving which took possession of him by all sorts of stimulant and narcotic drugs.
"Miss Stuart's Legacy" by Flora Annie Steel
Under this form we learn of food, drink, and the effects of narcotics and stimulants.
"The Natural Cure of Consumption, Constipation, Bright's Disease, Neuralgia, Rheumatism," by Charles Edward Page

In poetry:

With great ships flash. Dark trees
Stir as with winds narcotic
From craggy vales chaotic,
For sea and land exotic
"Evensong" by E J Rupert Atkinson
Belovèd, smoke my amber Pipe awhile
And from its Bowl narcotic Joys beguile,
Suck Lethe from its Stem - what though I trace
A certain greenish Pallour in your Smile?
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin

In news:

Nurse's aide charged with stealing narcotic patches.
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has concluded a two-month investigation into the theft of narcotic pain patches from patients at the Sullivan County Adult Care Center in Liberty.
Alabama leads the nation in prescriptions for narcotics such as OxyContin.
"This is the first time that we've looked at narcotics ," said Rochelle Henderson, director of health services research for Express Scripts.
Ohio expands use of anti- narcotic treatment.
But the medical community is concerned, too, about doctors who overprescribe narcotics .
Valley County K-9 Sniff's Out Narcotic 's During Traffic Stop Of Burwell Man's Vehicle.
38-year-old Courtney Wagner was booked on suspicion of narcotics possession.
The daughter of Robert Wagner and the late actress Natalie Wood was arrested on suspicion of narcotics possession, police said Monday.
When John Coates was on a winning streak during his days as a trader at Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs, the narcotic-like "high" he experienced was so powerful he was determined to find out more.
Two more narcotics officers have been placed on desk duty as FBI and local investigators delve deeper into allegations of police misconduct.
Boats collide , narcotics task force deficit & a drug bust.
Three men and one woman were detained while officers waited on the narcotics search warrantof the house.
BRYAN, TX — Police get a call about the possibility of narcotics at one Bryan apartment and that tip lands an alleged drug dealer behind bars.
( Photo courtesy of Imperial County Narcotics Task Force / November 18, 2012 ).

In science:

Surveillance data on drug abuse are available for 61 health treatment centers in the Bangkok metropolitan region from the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB).
Population size estimation based upon ratios of recapture probabilities
Results A total of 268 significant interests separating between users that most actively spread information on narcotics and the rest of the network and a set of themes summarizing these interests.
Inference of the Russian drug community from one of the largest social networks in the Russian Federation
Some even comment on their use of drugs and their experiences with various kinds of narcotics.
Inference of the Russian drug community from one of the largest social networks in the Russian Federation
Due to the criminal nature and the general social disapproval of narcotics, it is difficult (or outright impossible ) to assess the drug community directly.
Inference of the Russian drug community from one of the largest social networks in the Russian Federation
We are solely interested in the group of users writing about narcotics for the third reason; they are the ones that use drugs or are likely to do so in the future.
Inference of the Russian drug community from one of the largest social networks in the Russian Federation