Lassitude - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈlæsɪtuːd|  American pronunciation of the word lassitude
Brit.  |ˈlasɪtjuːd|  British pronunciation of the word lassitude

noun

- a state of comatose torpor (as found in sleeping sickness) (syn: lethargy, sluggishness)
- a feeling of lack of interest or energy (syn: languor, listlessness)
- weakness characterized by a lack of vitality or energy (syn: inanition, lethargy, slackness)

Examples

Symptoms of the disease include paleness and lassitude.

...our lassitude was such that we couldn't even be bothered to get more soda from the fridge...

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