Definition of opiate
- opiate Adjective Relating to, resembling, or containing opium.
- opiate Adjective Soporific; inducing sleep or sedation.
- opiate Adjective Deadening; causing apathy or dullness.
- opiate Noun A drug, hormone or other substance derived from or related to opium.
- opiate Noun Something that dulls the senses and induces a false and unrealistic sense of contentment.
- opiate Verb To treat with an opiate drug.