from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To diminish or destroy the strength or vitality of.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to deprive of vitality, make lifeless, weaken.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To deprive of life or vitality.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To deprive of vitality; take away life or life-sustaining qualities from.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. sap of life or energy
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