What does the word torpidity mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Torpidness.

Usage examples for torpidity

  1. Milk alone, after it loses its animal heat, is a clod, and begets torpidity of the brain; the berries lighten it, give wings to it, and one is fed as by the air he breathes or the water he drinks. – Locusts and Wild Honey by John Burroughs