Enter a clue or pattern or both:
The ClueQuieted (7 letter answer)
NotesThe answer SEDATED is uncommon, appearing about once every 575 puzzles.
Drugged, in a way
Gave a goofball
Gave a goofball to
Quieted with Quaalude
Under, in a way
Feeling no pain
Given a shot, maybe
Out, but not about
DefinitionSEDATE as a verb:
1. (sedate, calm, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise) = cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; "The patient must be sedated before the operation"
SEDATED as an adjective:
1. under the influence of a sedative drug