What does the word chloroform mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To administer chloroform to.

Usage examples for chloroform

  1. The deathly odor of chloroform filled the air. – The Lash by Olin L. Lyman
  2. Painful operations of this sort are always better performed under chloroform. – The Domestic Cat by Gordon Stables
  3. And that chloroform- He could not account for that, and he paused, puzzled once more. – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton