Synonyms of enervate
weaken • Malnutrition weakens the patient.
tire • If driving tires you, take the train.
exhaust • The effort of speaking had exhausted him.
fatigue • It fatigues me to list them all.
paralyse • Her sister had been paralysed in a road accident.
sap • I was afraid the sickness had sapped my strength.
debilitate • Fear threatened to debilitate me.
incapacitate • A serious fall incapacitated him.
prostrate • patients who have been prostrated by fatigue
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debilitateIf you are debilitated by something such as an illness, it causes your body or mind to become gradually weaker.
• Fear threatened to debilitate me.
devitalizeto lower or destroy the vitality of; make weak or lifeless
• The effort of speaking had exhausted him.
Thesaurus for enervate from the Collins English Thesaurus
to deprive of strength or vitality; weaken physically or mentally; debilitate