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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of narcoticize.
- adj. Drugged, narcotized.
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And the ironic thing about this book is that what the main characters in the book are narcoticized by, or are addicted to, is danger ...
And "The Lotus Eaters," of course, in Greek mythology, were those people who were so narcoticized by eating lotus leaves that they just never - a life of indolence awaited them.
And the narcoticized and mesmerized (some of Baudrillard's metaphors) media-saturated consciousness is in such a state of fascination with image and spectacle that the concept of meaning itself (which depends on stable boundaries, fixed structures, shared consensus) dissolves.
All the superleveraged IBs entered a state of narcoticized profitability at the same time, about 2004-05.
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