Lethargic definition

lə-thärjĭk
Having lethargy; abnormally drowsy or dull, sluggish, etc.
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Of, causing, or characterized by lethargy.
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The definition of lethargic is being sluggish or having little energy.

An example of lethargic is a person who refuses to walk up one flight of stairs and takes the elevator instead.

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Of or producing lethargy.
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Origin of lethargic

  • From Ancient Greek ληθαργικός (lethargikos), from λήθαργος (lÄ“thargos, “forgetful, lethargic"), from λήθη (lÄ“thÄ“, “a forgetting, forgetfulness") (from which Lethe (“river in Hades")) + ἀργός (argos, “not working")

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