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deliriant

Word definitions for deliriant in dictionaries

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Deliriant \De*lir"i*ant\, n. [See Delirium .] (Med.) A poison which occasions a persistent delirium, or mental aberration (as belladonna).

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. that which induces a medical state of frank delirium, usually in reference to a drug.

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Deliriants are a class of hallucinogen . The term was introduced by David F. Duncan and Robert S. Gold to distinguish these drugs from psychedelics and dissociatives , such as LSD and ketamine respectively, due to their primary effect of causing delirium...

Usage examples of deliriant.

Sweating excessively Softly undid the belts on his leather briefcase, lifted the worn flap and began sifting among bottles, tubes and packets of stimulants, re-laxants, euphoriants, deliriants, sedative-hypnotics, local anesthetics and animal tranquilizers.

He lifted the briefcase onto his lap and felt around inside for the old glue bottle that contained his most extreme deliriant, a sudsy composite of lighter fluid, paint thinner, airplane glue, nail polish remover and several types of aerosol propellant.