Definition of 'soporific'
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The soporific effects of morphine and beer meant he had to turn in early. The Sun (2015)She lay very still, waiting with a sensuous pleasure for the first effects of the soporific. The House of Mirth (1905)It soothes skin, and the lavender essential oil has a soporific effect. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Bay leaves have a soporific effect, which means it makes you feel sleepy. The Sun (2008)Research confirms that it produces a significant decrease in performance and reaction times, thus inducing calming, soporific effects. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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