Lethargizing
Lethargize Leth"ar*gize (l[e^]th"[.a]r*j[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lethargized} (-j[imac]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lethargizing} (-j[imac]`z[i^]ng).] To make lethargic. [1913 Webster]

All bitters are poison, and act by stilling, and depressing, and lethargizing the irritability. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]


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  • Lethargize — Leth ar*gize (l[e^]th [.a]r*j[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lethargized} ( j[imac]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lethargizing} ( j[imac] z[i^]ng).] To make lethargic. [1913 Webster] All bitters are poison, and act by stilling, and depressing, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lethargized — Lethargize Leth ar*gize (l[e^]th [.a]r*j[imac]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lethargized} ( j[imac]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Lethargizing} ( j[imac] z[i^]ng).] To make lethargic. [1913 Webster] All bitters are poison, and act by stilling, and depressing,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lethargize — /leth euhr juyz /, v.t., lethargized, lethargizing. to make lethargic; stupefy. Also, esp. Brit., lethargise. [1605 15; LETHARG(Y) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • lethargize — [leth′ər jīz΄] vt. lethargized, lethargizing to make lethargic …   English World dictionary

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