Definition of Enerved
1. enerve [v] - See also: enerve
Lexicographical Neighbors of Enerved
Literary usage of Enerved
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Contemporary Portraits by Frank Harris (1920)
"The "Vampire" in grey silk had just paid him another visit and had left him drained of strength and hope, exhausted, enerved, panting. ..."
2. Southey's Common-place Book by Robert Southey, John Wood Warter (1855)
"Our courage is enerved by a lazy licentiousness ; and good men are so scandalized at the horrid impiety of our armies, that they will not ..."
3. Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts by Colonial Society of Massachusetts (1905)
"... the ayre cleere and dry, the sunne is seldom enerved by any cloudy interposition. The fruits of the earth naturally growing are abundance of strawberrys ..."