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truth serum

drug inducing one to speak uninhibitedly. [Science: Brewer Dictionary, 1105]
See: Honesty
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In partnership with Starlight Children's Foundation, OleHenriksen has created a new limited-edition, luxury-size Truth Serum for Holiday 2017.
One scene of unburdening facilitated by a truth serum is a particular tour-de-force of raw, tear-stained emotion that bodes well for the concluding chapter Allegiance (set to be released in two parts a la The Hunger Games and Harry Potter).
Along the way, they also encounter the Candour people, lead by Jack (Daniel Day Kim), who gives Tris a truth serum.
Host Alan will open his drinks globe to ply them with the world's greatest truth serum - booze
If you gave Oregon's coaches a truth serum, they'd probably say they hoped Artis would be playing the minutes that have gone to Loyd this season.
A truth serum devised by the brilliant scientist Dylan Rogers will reveal all the military plans and weapons from a captured shape-shifter.
He said this to me privately, after truth serum had been administered during his three-hour interrogation.
Pouring Truth Serum into the Beverages of Bullshitters
In modern times, the CIA used the drug as part of Cold War interrogations, with the hope of using it like a truth serum.
There is no truth serum that can more easily jolt the pathologically cautious group of racing professionals out of their superstitious selves than a good old Cheltenham preview night.
Truth serum, scopolamine, arrived on the forensic scene from an unlikely place.