tor?por? [tawr-per] Pronunciation Key - Show IPA Pronunciation
1. sluggish inactivity or inertia.
2. lethargic indifference; apathy.
3. a state of suspended physical powers and activities.
4. dormancy, as of a hibernating animal.
[Origin: 1600-10; L: numbness, equiv. to torp(?re) to be stiff or numb + -or -or1]
--Synonyms 2. stolidity, listlessness, lethargy. 4. sleepiness, slumber, drowsiness.