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(verb) to reduce the mental or moral vigor of / (verb) to lessen the vitality or strength of

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enervating



give to Ashmore's twilit record an enervating sadness

—p.324 An Examined Life (316) by George Steiner
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The effect of such forces is, for his characters, enervating

I always think it means the opposite

—p.4 Introduction: A Living Transaction (1) by Jeffrey Severs
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What is so enervating about Varoufakis is not his radicality but his rational pragmatic modesty--no wonder that many radical members of Syriza accused him of capitulating to the EU.

I am never going to remember which meaning this word has am I

—p.237 Afterword to the paperback edition (215) by Slavoj Žižek
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