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lazy

Synonyms and Antonyms of lazy

Synonym Discussion of lazy

lazy, indolent, slothful mean not easily aroused to activity. lazy suggests a disinclination to work or to take trouble.
    • take-out foods for lazy cooks
indolent suggests a love of ease and a dislike of movement or activity.
    • the heat made us indolent
slothful implies a temperamental inability to act promptly or speedily when action or speed is called for.
    • fired for being slothful about filling orders

lazy

Synonyms and Antonyms of lazy

to spend time doing nothing

  • a good afternoon to spend lazying on the back porch
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Phrases Synonymous with lazy

kill time, twiddle one's thumbs

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