Adjective "Sapped" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Sapped


    Definition:

    1. the juice or vital circulating fluid of a plant, especially of a woody plant.

    2. any vital body fluid.

    3. energy; vitality.

    4. sapwood.

    5. Slang. a fool; dupe.

    6. Metallurgy. soft metal at the core of a bar of blister steel. verb (used with object), sapped, sapping.

    7. to drain the sap from.

    Origin:
    sap

    Examples:

    "confidences can be sapped."

    "demands can be sapped."

    "strengths can be sapped."

    "gains can be sapped."

    "enthusiasms can be sapped."

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