torpor
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈtɔːpə(ɹ)/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈtɔɹpɚ/
Noun

torpor

  1. A state of being inactive or stuporous.
  2. A state of apathy or lethargy.
    Synonyms: lethargy, sluggishness, languor, torpidity
  3. (biology) A state similar to hibernation characterised by energy-conserving, very deep sleep.
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  • Spanish: torpor



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