lethargize

transitive verb
leth·​ar·​gize | \ ˈlethə(r)ˌjīz \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of lethargize

archaic
: to make lethargic : benumb

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“Lethargize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lethargize. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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