Definition of torpid:
soggy, neutral, quiescent, quaggy, run-down, numb, exhausted, numbed, unfeeling, squashy, waterlogged, on your last legs, sluggish, weary, stupid, sloppy, heavy, muddy, dormant, action, sulky, hebetudinous, marshy, all in, insensitive, drowsy, sleepy, doughy, indifferent, awareness, mucky, boggy, hibernating, miry, inactive, fatigued, dozy, wooden, swampy, unresponsive, inert, sloughy, asleep, dead, stuporous.
- inactive (part of speech: adjective)
- lethargic (part of speech: adjective)
- "Further Foolishness", Stephen Leacock.
So he shook off from him the torpid sleep that had come upon him in the hot and scented jungle, and forgot its orchids and its butterflies, and swept on turbulent, expectant, strong; and soon the snowy peaks of the Hills of Glorm came glittering into view.- "Tales of Three Hemispheres", Lord Dunsany.
- "The Quest of the Sacred Slipper", Sax Rohmer.