sopite

transitive verb

ˈsōˌpīt,
ˈsäˌp-
-ed/-ing/-s
1
: to put to sleep : lull
2
: to put an end to (as a claim) : settle

Word History

Etymology

Latin sopitus, past participle of sopire to put to sleep, from sopor

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“Sopite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sopite. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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