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lazy, lethargic or apathetic
unmoving, dormant or hibernating
\TOR-pid\, adjective: 1 Having lost motion or the power of exertion and feeling; numb; benumbed 2 Dormant; hibernating or estivating 3 Dull; sluggish; apathetic
If you are torpid, you are mentally or physically inactive, especially because you are feeling lazy or sleepy. = lethargic. not active because you are lazy or sleepy (torpidus, from torpere )
{s} slow, listless, apathetic; inert, sleepy
Having lost motion, or the power of exertion and feeling; numb; benumbed; as, a torpid limb
Something that is motionless and dull Hummingbirds can become torpid on unusually cold nights This allows them to lower their temperatures and slow their metabolic rates Indeed, long ago hummers were thought dead when they were only torpid If you want to learn more about the incredible world of the Hummingbird, check out this timeless book Hummingbirds: Their Life and Behavior (It is an incredible bargain right now, too)
Dull; stupid; sluggish; inactive
in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation; "dormant buds"; "a hibernating bear"; "torpid frogs"
slow and apathetic; "she was fat and inert"; "a sluggish worker"; "a mind grown torpid in old age"
An inferior racing boat, or one who rows in such a boat
Devoid of the power of movement; sluggish in function or action
\Tor"pid\, a 1 Having lost motion, or the power of exertion and feeling; numb 2 slow; sluggish
Dormant, lacking vigor
The Lenten rowing races
Having lost most of the power of exertion; dormant A ground squirrel is torpid when it is hibernating
a state of motor and mental inactivity with a partial suspension of sensibility; "he fell into a deep torpor"
Same as Torpidness
{i} slowness, listlessness, sluggishness, apathy, lethargy
inactivity resulting from torpidity and lack of vigor or energy
The property of being torpid
In a torpid manner
In a torpid way or manner
slowly, apathetically, listlessly