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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins); Relaxed and easy activity; Inactivity resulting from a dislike of work.

Usage examples (35)
  • The laziness of the day helped her to relax
  • Few people are really lazy, he thought: what we call laziness is merely maladjustment.
  • The lad can no more help what you call laziness, than you could help being born with gray eyes.
  • If we anchor something with an unpleasant output, we won't do the task, and we will experiment what we call laziness, or procastination. for more
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