Stultify – meaning of the word and examples

To allege or prove to be of unsound mind and hence not responsible. (Merriam – Webster)

To cause to appear or be stupid, foolish, or absurdly illogical. (Merriam – Webster)

To impair, invalidate, or make ineffective: Negate. (Merriam – Webster)

To have a dulling or inhibiting effect on. (Merriam – Webster)

If something stultifies you, it makes you feel empty or dull in your mind, because it is so boring. (Collins Dictionary)

Cause to lose enthusiasm and initiative, especially as a result of a tedious or restrictive routine. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Cause (someone) to appear foolish or absurd. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Preventing new ideas from developing. (Cambridge Dictionary)


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