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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Disinclined to work or exertion; lazy. See Synonyms at lazy.

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  • adj. Lazy; inactive; sluggish; indolent; idle; tending to sloth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Addicted to sloth; inactive; sluggish; lazy; indolent; idle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Inactive; sluggish; lazy; indolent; idle.
  • Synonyms Lazy, Sluggish, etc. (see idle), slack, supine, torpid.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. disinclined to work or exertion

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