a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations
relating to or producing insensibility
characterized by insensibility;
"the young girls are in a state of possession--blind and deaf and anesthetic"
"an anesthetic state"
- He took the anaesthetic drugs and didn't feel pain in the body.
- He's still groggy from the anaesthetic.
- The doctor gave him a general anaesthetic.
- He is under anaesthetic.
- Your husband hasn't yet come round after the anaesthetic.
He cut into the pussing sores with a scalpel, without anaesthetic.出自： B. Malamud