pain pill

pain pill
noun
a medicine used to relieve pain
Syn: ↑analgesic, ↑anodyne, ↑painkiller
Derivationally related forms: ↑anodyne (for: ↑anodyne), ↑analgesic (for: ↑analgesic)
Hypernyms: ↑medicine, ↑medication, ↑medicament, ↑medicinal drug
Hyponyms:

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