stupor

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stupor

a state of unconsciousness

Stupor

 

a condition of immobility and mutism; a symptom in some mental illnesses. The patient does not react to his surroundings or to pain, refuses to answer questions or to eat, and remains fixed in one position. Stupor is generally associated with catatonía; less frequently it is associated with depression or other mental disorders.

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But at three o'clock she was in such a stupor that she did not know.
After I had fallen over eight or nine precipices and thus found out that one half of my brain had been asleep eight or nine times without the wide-awake, hard-working other half suspecting it, the periodical unconsciousnesses began to extend their spell gradually over more of my brain-territory, and at last I sank into a drowse which grew deeper and deeper and was doubtless just on the very point of being a solid, blessed dreamless stupor, when--what was that?
Lucie had, by that time, fallen into a stupor on the floor at his feet, clinging to his hand.
Then when she had no longer any doubt, she cried, in a state of stupor, "What, my brother, is it you?
The grating against the library-door aroused the young girl from the stupor in which she was plunged, and which almost amounted to insensibility.