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torpor

tor·por

torpor

pronunciation:
tor pr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a state of suspended movement or feeling, as in a dormant animal.
These bats enter torpor during the morning hours.
synonyms:
dormancy, hibernation, inactivity, inertia, quiescence
antonyms:
activity, animation
similar words:
stupor
definition 2: a state of indifference or lethargy; apathy.
Even seeing his new grandchild could not bring him out of the torpor he'd fallen into since moving into the nursing home.
synonyms:
apathy, drowsiness, languor, lassitude, lethargy, listlessness, sluggishness
antonyms:
animation, enthusiasm, excitement
similar words:
indifference, stupor