What does adrenaline mean?

Definitions for adrenaline
əˈdrɛn l ɪn, -ˌinadrenaline

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. epinephrine, epinephrin, adrenaline, Adrenalinnoun

    a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action

Wiktionary

  1. adrenalinenoun

    An alternative name for epinephrine; the hormone and neurotransmitter.

Freebase

  1. Adrenaline

    Adrenaline is the debut album by the alternative metal band Deftones, released in 1995 through Maverick Records. The hidden track on the album, "Fist", was produced by Ross Robinson while the rest of album was produced by Terry Date. Originally titled 7 Words, some promotional copies were released before Adrenaline became the name of choice. "7 Words" and "Bored" were released as singles. The album's cover art depicts a baby aspirator. The song "Engine No. 9" has been covered by Korn, Live, and Suicide Silence and is featured in the film Law Abiding Citizen.

Editors Contribution

  1. adrenaline

    A type of hormone and neurotransmitter created within a living organism and the brain and body of an animal or human being.

    Epinephrine is another name for Adrenaline.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 26, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adrenaline in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adrenaline in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of adrenaline in a Sentence

  1. Kevin Campbell:

    When we do these activities over long periods of time, we release lots of adrenaline. This can actually promote a heart attack in susceptible individuals. Obviously if you are a highly trained athlete and are used to these activities it is OK to proceed, but only with your cardiologist’s approval.

  2. Gary Woodland:

    I told my caddie early on, I didn't feel like I was hitting it as far because my adrenaline wasn't up, it's a big deal. Especially when you play with Phil and you get some of those big groups, you get so much adrenaline, the golf ball seems like it goes miles.

  3. Jericka Northness:

    We wake up in the middle of the night and adrenaline is going, even though nothing is wrong.

  4. Angie Gallo:

    We are worried about the accuracy of that teacher being able to shoot, or to be able to shoot at all in that type of high, intense adrenaline type of situation, they are just not trained for it, they are not trained for it like law enforcement are.

  5. Kevin Healy:

    These are mock blood vessels, they are similar to blood vessels. The fluid that we are interested in comes across this tissue and then it bathes it with the drug, we give it caffeine, heart-on-a-chip beats and accelerates its heart rate. We give it adrenaline, it accelerates its heart rate.

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