TORPOR By N., Sam M.S. - 20 a condition of complete inactivity or laziness. Only an extremely forceful stimulant can induce a reaction from a person in such a condition. TORPOR: "The patient's torpor condition is to blame for his lethargy." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) Hitler and Conformity CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY OBJECT RELATIONSHIP CANNON, WALTER BRADFORD (1871-1945) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TORPOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/torpor/ (accessed June 28, 2022).