AskDefine | Define debilitated

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debilitated adj
1 lacking strength or vigor [syn: adynamic, asthenic, enervated]
2 weak and feeble; "I'm feeling seedy today" [syn: enfeebled, infirm, seedy]

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  1. Weakened.
    His debilitated body, the victim of the wasting disease, could no longer support his weight.
  2. run down, damaged, in disrepair.


  1. past of debilitate

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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