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  • EN [ ˈtɔːpɪd]
  • US [ ˈtɔːrpɪd]

English definition


  • 1. slow and apathetic;

    • "she was fat and inert"
    • "a sluggish worker"
    • "a mind grown torpid in old age"
  • 2. in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation;

    • "dormant buds"
    • "a hibernating bear"
    • "torpid frogs"

Example sentences

  • After a long sleep,he still felt torpid.

  • He just walked and his mind drifted slowly like a torpid stream.

  • Even when he was awake he was completely torpid.

  • Over it all hangs the torpid sullen breeze of May.

  • And under the influence of that wintry piece of fact, she would become torpid again.

  • Keep on idling like this, and you will surely become torpid.

  • To pass the winter in a dormant or torpid state.

  • The fervent heat merely communicated a genial warmth to their half - torpid systems.

  • The two ships becalmed on a torpid sea, I believed to be marine phantoms.



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