indolence

noun in·do·lence \ ˈin-də-lən(t)s \

Definition of indolence

: inclination to laziness : sloth

Examples of indolence in a Sentence

  1. a general feeling of indolence usually overtakes them during summer vacation

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First Known Use of indolence

1710


INDOLENCE Defined for Kids

indolence

noun in·do·lence \ ˈin-də-ləns \

Definition of indolence for Students

: the quality of being lazy


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