enervated

  • 1 enervated — adj. lacking strength or vigor. Syn: adynamic, asthenic, debilitated. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2 enervated — index helpless (powerless), nonsubstantial (not sturdy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 enervated — languishing, *languid, languorous, lackadaisical, spiritless, listless Analogous words: decadent, degenerated, deteriorated (see corresponding nouns at DETERIORATION): enfeebled, debilitated, weakened (see WEAKEN) Contrasted words: hardened,… …

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  • 4 enervated — [adj] exhausted, worn out debilitated, deteriorated, devitalized, done in, enfeebled, fatigued, feeble, gone to seed*, incapacitated, lackadaisical, languid, languishing, languorous, limp, listless, on the ropes*, out of condition*, out of gas*,… …

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  • 5 Enervated — Enervate E*ner vate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enervated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enervating}.] [L. enervatus, p. p. of enervare, fr. enervis nerveless, weak; e out + nervus nerve. See {Nerve}.] To deprive of nerve, force, strength, or courage; to render… …

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  • 6 enervated — [[t]e̱nə(r)veɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you feel enervated, you feel tired and weak. [FORMAL] Warm winds make many people feel enervated and depressed …

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  • 7 enervated — adjective formal having lost energy and feeling weak: I was utterly enervated by the argument. | reclining on the chaise longue, languid and enervated …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 enervated — /en euhr vay tid/, adj. without vigor, force, or strength; languid. [1650 60; ENERVATE + ED2] * * * …

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  • 9 enervated — adjective /ˈɛnɝveɪtəd/ Weakened, debilitated or deprived of strength or vitality …

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  • 10 enervated — Synonyms and related words: apathetic, ausgespielt, benumbed, blase, bored, burned out, cachectic, castrated, dead, debilitated, decadent, degenerate, demasculinized, deteriorated, devil, devitalized, disabled, dopey, dormant, drained, drooping,… …

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  • 11 enervated — en|er|vat|ed [ enər,veıtəd ] adjective FORMAL feeling tired and weak …

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  • 12 enervated — en·er·vate || enɜːveɪt v. weaken, make weak, deprive of mental or physical vigor …

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  • 13 enervated — en·er·vat·ed …

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  • 14 enervated — UK [ˈenə(r)ˌveɪtɪd] / US [ˈenərˌveɪtəd] adjective formal feeling tired and weak …

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  • 15 enervated — adjective lacking strength or vigor • Syn: ↑adynamic, ↑asthenic, ↑debilitated • Similar to: ↑weak • Derivationally related forms: ↑asthenia (for: ↑ …

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  • 16 languid — languid, languishing, languorous, lackadaisical, listless, spiritless, enervated are comparable when they mean lacking in vim or energy or, when applied to things, the appearance of it. Languid usually implies an unwillingness or an inability to… …

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  • 17 enervate — en|er|vate [ˈenəveıt US ər ] v [T] formal to make you feel tired and weak ▪ The hot sun enervated her to the point of collapse. >enervated adj [not before noun] ▪ David felt too enervated to resist. >enervating adj …

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  • 18 Enervate — E*ner vate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enervated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enervating}.] [L. enervatus, p. p. of enervare, fr. enervis nerveless, weak; e out + nervus nerve. See {Nerve}.] To deprive of nerve, force, strength, or courage; to render feeble or… …

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  • 19 Enervating — Enervate E*ner vate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enervated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enervating}.] [L. enervatus, p. p. of enervare, fr. enervis nerveless, weak; e out + nervus nerve. See {Nerve}.] To deprive of nerve, force, strength, or courage; to render… …

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  • 20 enervate — enervation, n. enervative, adj. enervator, n. v. /en euhr vayt /; adj. /i nerr vit/, v., enervated, enervating, adj. v.t. 1. to deprive of force or strength; destroy the vigor of; weaken. adj. 2. enervated …

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