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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of chloroform.


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  • Rattled, the mom sprinted to the checkout and was back within three minutes, whereupon she found her child missing and the librarian chloroformed.

    This Sunday, Moms Don't Have to Be Sherpas

  • The Saturday Night Live star then bragged about Facebook's growth "We've got ... more people than in the cast of Glee", how he chloroformed MySpace and put a "bullet in the back of its skull," and unveiled two new Facebook features, "I'm Not Really Friends with These People" and "The Slow-Poke," which takes 24 hours to reach the person.

    VIDEO: Andy Samberg Impersonates Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook Conference

  • Camilla, I knew, would have stepped in and chloroformed me before any number of the shortsighted decisions I ended up making.

    Freud’s Blind Spot

  • These are no chloroformed-rubber-chicken-like cats stored in tubs of formaldehyde.

    Boiling the Dog's Head

  • In this story, The Comet is chloroformed and captured by the mobster named Satan, and hypnotized to steal and kill for him.

    A few words about every single story in Supermen!

  • SPIRO: Look, when I was DA, I mean that was an issue that was always on the table, whether or not we would seek death -- and your caller is correct -- aggravating circumstances like duct tape on the mouth of a child who may have been chloroformed for whatever reason is enough to bring it up to that level.

    CNN Transcript Jan 8, 2009

  • She was chloroformed multiple times and on the stand, the victim talked about going in and out of consciousness.

    CNN Transcript Nov 4, 2009

  • With so much about sex and so little about life, what little there is of the plot has been chloroformed.

    Rex and the City: Carrie���s Ladies Who Lunch Aren't <i>The Women</i>

  • Watching a situation as terrifying as "being left out in the open ocean to die" become a film this lame is like watching a strong woman being chloroformed; oh, she gets in a few hits, but they're doing everything they can to keep her down.

    Penguicon: The Rough Schedule

  • His dog was chloroformed and no one paid attention to his honking watch geese.

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