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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj- Proceeding deliberately without haste.

Usage examples (13)
  • Noun : She looked forward to retirement and a life of leisure. ,Most evenings he had the leisure in which to follow his interests. ,a work written with...
  • Adjective : leisure hours. ,the leisure class. ,a leisure jacket. ,leisure products like bowling balls and video games
  • Old Nicky Vro, the ferryman, had pulled the same leisurable stroke for forty years now, and was not to be hurried.
  • Our trade, steady and leisurable until the last week of March, then went up with a rush and continued at high pressure through April and for more
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