Weariness and unwillness

torpor
(n)
TOR-pǝr
Meaning

lethargy; sluggishness; dormancy; sleepiness

1st Sample Sentence

Oppressed by the summer heat, dogs lay on the roadside in a state of torpor.

Root

torpere (be numb, be inactive, be dull) (Latin)

Mnemonics

Torpedo is fast and speedy. while torpor is opposite to torpedo Well its quite opposite to what is a topper who is naturally diligent RAJ THAKERY TO MNS PEOPLE. "aaj tum sab itne LATHARGIC, SLUGGISH kyu lag rahe ho? hume kal THOD PHOD karne jana hai. yaad hai na?",:) tor-por. TORRENT PAR. TORRENT PAR most of the seeders were INACTIVE due to which downloading the movie becomes a SLUGGISH task.