Definition of Hebetating
1. hebetate [v] - See also: hebetate
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Literary usage of Hebetating
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Complete Poetical Works of James Thomson by James Thomson, James Logie Robertson (1908)
"At once involving in one ruin wealth And wealth-acquiring powers, while stupid self, Of narrow gust, and hebetating sense 381 Devour the nobler faculties of ..."
2. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Samuel Johnson (1810)
"At once involving in one ruin wealth, And wealth-acquiring powers: while stupid self, ")f narrow gust, and hebetating sense Devour the ..."
3. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Samuel Johnson (1810)
"... At once involving in one ruin wealth, And wealth-acquiring po»ers: while stupid self, Of narrow gust, and hebetating sense Devour the ..."
4. The Foundations of a National Drama: A Collection of Lectures, Essays and by Henry Arthur Jones (1913)
"... and at the worst are hebetating, intellectually and spiritually degrading. I do not wish to moralize overmuch ; still less do I wish to join those ..."
5. Baltimore Medical and Surgical Journal and Review edited by Eli Geddings (1833)
"WHOEVER can retrace the movements of an ingenious mind, with a spirit disengaged from, and unembarrassed by, "the hebetating obliquities of preconception," ..."
6. An Essay on the Causes of the Variety of Complexion and Figure in the Human by Samuel Stanhope Smith (1810)
"That the causes which have been just suggested, may have some effect in hebetating the mental faculties of the wretched savages of Africa, ..."