NounHypnotic (plural Hypnotics)
Adverbs for Hypnotic
mysteriously; scientifically; strangely; professionally; amateurishly; allegedly; curiously; oddly; inscrutably; questionably; incredibly; supposedly; probably; possibly; slightly; incontrovertibly; dreadfully; fearfully; alarmingly; frightfully; highly; uncommonly; curatively; helpfully; experimentally; dangerously; terrifyingly; marvellously; ominously.
Synonyms for Hypnotic
Antonyms for Hypnotic
Amytal, Amytal pill, Demerol, Dolophine, H, Luminal, Luminal pill, M, Mickey Finn, Nembutal, Nembutal pill, Seconal, Seconal pill, Tuinal, Tuinal pill, absorbing, alcohol, alluring, amobarbital sodium, analgesic, anesthetic, anodyne, appealing, appetizing, arresting, attractive, barb, barbiturate, barbiturate pill, beguiling, bewitching, black stuff, blandishing, blue, blue angel, blue devil, blue heaven, blue velvet, cajoling, calmant, calmative, captivating, catching, charismatic, charming, chloral hydrate, coaxing, codeine, codeine cough syrup, come-hither, consuming, coquettish, depressant, depressor, dolly, downer, enchanting, engaging, engrossing, enravishing, enthralling, enticing, entrancing, exciting, exotic, fascinating, fetching, flirtatious, glamorous, goofball, gripping, hard stuff, heroin, holding, hop, horse, hypnoid, interesting, intriguing, inviting, irresistible, junk, knockout drops, laudanum, liquor, lotus, lullaby, magnetic, mandrake, meperidine, mesmeric, mesmerizing, methadone, morphia, morphine, mouth-watering, narcohypnotic, narcotic, nightcap, obsessing, obsessive, odylic, opiate, opium, pacifier, pain killer, paregoric, pen yan, phenobarbital, phenobarbital sodium, piquant, poppy, prepossessing, provocative, provoquant, purple heart, quietener, quietening, rainbow, ravishing, red, scag, secobarbital sodium, sedative, seducing, seductive, shit, siren, sirenic, sleep-bringer, sleep-causing, sleep-compelling, sleep-inducer, sleep-inducing, sleep-inviting, sleep-producer, sleep-provoking, sleeper, sleeping draught, sleeping pill, sleepy, smack, sodium thiopental, somnifacient, somniferous, somnolent, soother, soothing, soothing syrup, soporific, spellbinding, spellful, taking, tantalizing, tar, teasing, tempting, tickling, titillating, titillative, tranquilizer, tranquilizing, turps, white stuff, winning, winsome, witching, yellow, yellow jacket
From French hypnotique (“inclined to sleep, soporific”) < Late Latin hypnoticus < Ancient Greek ὑπνωτικός (hupnōtikos, “inclined to sleep, putting to sleep, sleepy”) < ὑπνῶ (hupnō, “I put to sleep”) < ὕπνος (hupnos, “sleep”).
- IPA: /hɪpˈnɒtɪk/
- Hypnotic in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- Hypnotic in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911