Definition of psychodysleptic in English:

psychodysleptic

noun

  • A hallucinogenic drug.

adjective

  • Hallucinogenic, psychotomimetic.

Origin

1950s. From psycho- + dys- + -leptic, probably after French psychodysleptique (although this is apparently first attested later: 1965 or earlier as noun, 1966 or earlier as adjective; attributed to J. Delay).

Pronunciation

psychodysleptic

/ˌsʌɪkə(ʊ)dɪsˈlɛptɪk/