What does opiate mean?

Definitions for opiateˈoʊ pi ɪt, -ˌeɪt; ˈoʊ piˌeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opiate(noun)

    a narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative


  1. opiate(Noun)

    A drug, hormone or other substance derived from or related to opium.

  2. opiate(Noun)

    Something that dulls the senses and induces a false and unrealistic sense of contentment.

  3. opiate(Verb)

    To treat with an opiate drug.

  4. opiate(Adjective)

    Relating to, resembling, or containing opium.

  5. opiate(Adjective)

    Soporific; inducing sleep or sedation.

  6. opiate(Adjective)

    Deadening; causing apathy or dullness.


  1. Opiate

    In medicine, the term opiate describes any of the narcotic opioid alkaloids found as natural products in the opium poppy plant, Papaver somniferum.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Opiate

    ō′pi-āt, n. a drug containing opium to induce sleep: that which dulls sensation, physical or mental.—adj. inducing sleep.—adj. O′piated.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of opiate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of opiate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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