A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (somnolence)
a. drowsiness
Con el calor y el bochorno del trópico, el sopor lo invadió.In the heat and humidity of the tropics, a feeling of drowsiness overwhelmed him.
El sopor que sientes es un efecto secundario del medicamento.The drowsiness you're feeling is a side effect of the medicine.
b. sleepiness
Ya despejado del sopor, fue a ver de dónde venía ese ruido.Now he'd been roused from his sleepiness, he went to investigate the noise.
2. (lethargy)
a. torpor
En invierno los osos hibernan, sumiéndose en un estado de sopor para ahorrar energía.Bears hibernate in winter, going into a state of torpor to save energy.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. drowsiness
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1 (Med) drowsiness
2 (letargo) torpor
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