What does the word lethargic mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Drowsy; stupefying.

Usage examples for lethargic

  1. Mr. Stuart was pronounced out of danger and able to travel, but he still lay in that lethargic trance- not speaking at all, and seemingly not suffering. – A Terrible Secret by May Agnes Fleming
  2. Still, the Lieutenant Luiz was a lethargic man and a philosopher in his way, so he said nothing, though he waved the comely brown- skinned girl who had been sitting near him back into the house. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  3. People- young women like yourself, my dear- are entirely too lethargic, if you'll forgive me. – Voyage To Eternity by Milton Lesser
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