etherize


etherize
Synonyms and related words:
KO, aerate, aerify, anesthetize, atomize, bedaze, benumb, besot, blunt, carbonate, chlorinate, chloroform, coldcock, deaden, desensitize, distill, dope, drug, dull, emit, etherify, evaporate, exhale, fluidize, fractionate, freeze, fume, fumigate, gasify, give off, hydrogenate, kayo, knock out, knock senseless, knock stiff, knock unconscious, lay out, narcotize, numb, obtund, oxygenate, palsy, paralyze, perfume, put to sleep, reek, send out, smoke, spray, steam, stun, stupefy, sublimate, sublime, vaporize, volatilize

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  • Etherize — E ther*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Etherized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Etherizing}.] [Cf. F. [ e]th[ e]riser.] 1. To convert into ether. [1913 Webster] 2. To render insensible by means of ether, as by inhalation; as, to etherize a patient. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • etherize — (Amer.) v. make unconscious with ether, anesthetize (also etherise) e·ther·ize || iːθɪrɪəlaɪz /iːθɪər …   English contemporary dictionary

  • etherize — ☆ etherize [ē′thər īz΄] vt. etherized, etherizing to anesthetize (a patient) with ether fumes etherization n …   English World dictionary

  • etherize — transitive verb ( ized; izing) Date: 1847 1. to treat or anesthetize with ether 2. to make numb as if by anesthetizing • etherization noun • etherizer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • etherize — etherization, n. etherizer, n. /ee theuh ruyz /, v.t., etherized, etherizing. 1. Med. to put under the influence of ether; anesthetize. 2. to render groggy or numb, as if by an anesthetic. Also, esp. Brit., etherise. [1740 50; ETHER + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • etherize — ether·ize or Brit ether·ise ē thə .rīz vt, ized or Brit ised; iz·ing or Brit is·ing to treat or anesthetize with ether ether·iza·tion or Brit ether·isa·tion .ē thə rə zā shən n * * * ether·ize (eґthər īz) to put under the anesthetic… …   Medical dictionary

  • etherize — or etherise verb historical anaesthetize with ether. Derivatives etherization noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • etherize — ether·ize …   English syllables

  • etherize — e•ther•ize [[t]ˈi θəˌraɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing 1) pha to anesthetize with vaporized ether 2) to render groggy or numb e ther•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • etherize — v.tr. (also ise) hist. treat or anaesthetize with ether. Derivatives: etherization n …   Useful english dictionary