Predicate: tranquilize

Roleset id: tranquilize.01 , (cause to) calm down, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

tranquilize.01: TRANQUILIZE-V NOTES: Frame file created by Arrick. Member of Vncls other_cos-45.4. Checked by Julia, 11/2010. (from tranquilize.01-v)


tranquilize (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent (vnrole: 45.4-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: patient (vnrole: 45.4-Patient)

Example: at peace

        Nothing contributes so much *PRO* to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose.

        Arg0: *PRO*
        Rel: tranquilize
        Arg1: the mind

Example: adjectival

        During critical moments of anxiety and emotional unsteadiness, it can often exert a tranquilizing force, * holding onto a person so that he does n't fall down.

        Rel: tranquilizing
        Arg0: force