Related formscat·a·ton·i·cal·ly, adverb
Examples from the Web for catatonic
I thought about my younger siblings, and how I might have been catatonic if I lost them in the same manner.
During the 10-minute court proceeding, Holmes looked at times like he was in a catatonic state.
Please, God, let him not say that in yet another address to a catatonic nation.
An important "catatonic" symptom is a tendency to sudden, impulsive, unexplainable acts.
The stupor merged into a catatonic state merely by the development of the inconsistency in her affective reactions.
June 28, 1911:—He remains in same apparent stuporous and catatonic attitude.Studies in Forensic Psychiatry|Bernard Glueck
But I think he is catatonic now; he has lost all touch with the outside.The Penal Cluster|Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett)
The author comments on the absence of senseless motor phenomena, such as would be expected in a "catatonic."