anodyne

Anodyne vs Placid - What's the difference?

anodyne | placid |


As adjectives the difference between anodyne and placid

is that anodyne is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain while placid is serene; calm.

As a noun anodyne

is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

Trivial vs Anodyne - What's the difference?

trivial | anodyne |


As adjectives the difference between trivial and anodyne

is that trivial is ignorable; of little significance or value while anodyne is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

As nouns the difference between trivial and anodyne

is that trivial is (obsolete) any of the three liberal arts forming the trivium while anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

Mitigate vs Anodyne - What's the difference?

mitigate | anodyne |


As a verb mitigate

is to reduce, lessen, or decrease.

As an adjective anodyne is

capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

As a noun anodyne is

(pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

Anodyne vs Soporific - What's the difference?

anodyne | soporific |


In figuratively|lang=en terms the difference between anodyne and soporific

is that anodyne is (figuratively) a source of relaxation or comfort while soporific is (figuratively) something boring or dull.

As adjectives the difference between anodyne and soporific

is that anodyne is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain while soporific is tending to induce sleep.

As nouns the difference between anodyne and soporific

is that anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain while soporific is something inducing sleep, especially a drug.

Evil vs Anodyne - What's the difference?

evil | anodyne |


As adjectives the difference between evil and anodyne

is that evil is intending to harm; malevolent while anodyne is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

As nouns the difference between evil and anodyne

is that evil is moral badness; wickedness; malevolence; the forces or behaviors that are the opposite or enemy of good while anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

Anodyne vs Intoxicant - What's the difference?

anodyne | intoxicant |


As adjectives the difference between anodyne and intoxicant

is that anodyne is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain while intoxicant is intoxicating.

As nouns the difference between anodyne and intoxicant

is that anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain while intoxicant is that which intoxicates; an intoxicating agent; as, alcohol, opium and laughing gas are intoxicants.

Balm vs Anodyne - What's the difference?

balm | anodyne | Synonyms |

Balm is a synonym of anodyne.


In figuratively|lang=en terms the difference between balm and anodyne

is that balm is (figuratively) something soothing while anodyne is (figuratively) a source of relaxation or comfort.

As nouns the difference between balm and anodyne

is that balm is any of various aromatic resins exuded from certain plants, especially trees of the genus commiphora'' of africa, arabia and india and ''myroxylon of south america while anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

As a verb balm

is (archaic) to anoint with balm, or with anything medicinal.

As an adjective anodyne is

capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

Curative vs Anodyne - What's the difference?

curative | anodyne | Related terms |

Curative is a related term of anodyne.


As adjectives the difference between curative and anodyne

is that curative is possessing the ability to cure, to heal or treat illness while anodyne is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

As a noun anodyne is

(pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

Anodyne vs Opiate - What's the difference?

anodyne | opiate | Related terms |

Anodyne is a related term of opiate.


As nouns the difference between anodyne and opiate

is that anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain while opiate is "opiates".

As an adjective anodyne

is capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

Painkiller vs Anodyne - What's the difference?

painkiller | anodyne | Related terms |

Painkiller is a related term of anodyne.


As nouns the difference between painkiller and anodyne

is that painkiller is a drug that numbs the pain in the body while anodyne is (pharmacology) any medicine or other agent that relieves pain.

As an adjective anodyne is

capable]] of [[soothe|soothing or eliminating pain.

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