Examples of comatose in a Sentence
She lay in a comatose state.
the city's downtown has been comatose for years
Recent Examples of comatose from the Web
Butler’s grief left her comatose, staring blankly at the walls in her Federal Way apartment.
In the emergency room, Ibhrahim Abdelabi, 30, was nearly comatose.
Lap dogs and comatose cats aren't alone in the fat animal kingdom.
One very elderly man wearing a Reagan Air Force One baseball cap was sitting in a chair practically comatose staring at the line.
Earlier this year, fans of the Amiga were in a tizzy about the prospect of a revival of the comatose platform: Both new machines and a new operating system were promised.
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Origin and Etymology of comatose
French comateux, from Greek kōmat-, kōma —see 1coma
First Known Use: 1755
COMATOSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of comatose for English Language Learners
: in a coma
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