Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb debilitate

1 sense of debilitate

Sense 1
enfeeble, debilitate, drain -- (make weak; "Life in the camp drained him")
       => weaken -- (lessen the strength of; "The fever weakened his body")

Antonyms of adj debilitating

1 sense of debilitating

Sense 1
debilitating (vs. invigorating) -- (impairing the strength and vitality)

invigorating (vs. debilitating) -- (imparting strength and vitality; "the invigorating mountain air")
        => animating, enlivening -- (giving spirit and vivacity)
        => bracing, brisk, fresh, refreshing, refreshful, tonic -- (imparting vitality and energy; "the bracing mountain air")
        => corroborant -- (used of a medicine that is strengthening)
        => exhilarating, stimulating -- (making lively and cheerful; "the exhilarating effect of mountain air")
        => life-giving, vitalizing -- (giving or having the power to give life and spirit; "returning the life-giving humus to the land"- Louis Bromfield; "life-giving love and praise"; "the vitalizing rays of the warming sun")
        => renewing, restorative, reviving, revitalizing, revitalising -- (tending to impart new life and vigor to; "the renewing warmth of the sunshine")

Similarity of adj debilitating

1 sense of debilitating

Sense 1
debilitating (vs. invigorating) -- (impairing the strength and vitality)
       => debilitative, enervating, enfeebling, weakening -- (causing debilitation)
       => draining, exhausting -- (having a debilitating effect; "an exhausting job in the hot sun")

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