1 not growing or changing; without force or vitality [syn: stagnant]
2 on the point of death; breathing your last; "a moribund patient"; "the expiring man was carried home by his two friends"
- A person who is near to dying.
Moribund may refer to:
apathetic, bad, benumbed, blase, bored, cachectic, dead, debilitated, decadent, declining, despaired of, deteriorating, done for, dopey, dormant, drained, droopy, drugged, dull, dying, ending, enervated, exanimate, exhausted, expiring, facing death, fading, failing, feeble, frail, given up, going, healthless, heavy, hebetudinous, hopeless, in articulo mortis, in extremis, in poor health, inanimate, incapable of life, inert, infirm, invalid, jaded, lackadaisical, languid, languishing, languorous, leaden, lethargic, lifeless, listless, low, lumpish, near death, nonviable, numb, obsolescent, on the wane, pale, peaked, peaky, phlegmatic, pooped, reduced, reduced in health, run-down, sated, sickly, sinking, sleepy, slipping, slipping away, slow, sluggish, somnolent, stagnant, stagnating, stultified, supine, terminal, torpid, unhealthy, unsound, valetudinarian, valetudinary, vegetable, vegetative, wan, waning, weak, weakened, weakly, weary, with low resistance, world-weary