bromide Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “bromide” in the English Dictionary

"bromide" in British English

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uk   /ˈbrəʊ.maɪd/  us   /ˈbroʊ-/

bromide noun (DRUG)

[C or U] old-fashioned a ​drug used to ​calmpeople who are very ​unhappy or ​worried: He took a/some bromide to ​calm his ​nerves.

bromide noun (COMMENT)

[C] formal a ​remark or ​statement that, ​although it might be ​true, is ​boring and has no ​meaning because it has been said so many ​times before
(Definition of bromide from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bromide”
in Chinese (Simplified) 药, 溴化物镇静剂…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藥, 溴化物鎮靜劑…
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