tepid - Dictionary definition and meaning for word tepid
tepid sounds like torpid which is sluggish ie, inactive
te(tea) and pid(dip):ypu can dip ur hand into tea only when it is lukewarm
tepid..sounds like rapid....when u have half hearted approach for sth u do things rapidly..means u want to just finish ur work u have no interst in doing it...
Tepid can be thought of as "Tap" which gives lukewarm water..
tepid=tap+it....introducing the new "TAP IT gyser"...tap it once and u shall get LUKE WARM water...tap it twice and u shall get hot water.......:D
Tepid refers to something Mild, lukewarm or not too hot.
tepid = tea + pid; i.e. pid is having low control power which has little interest.