Definition of Slothful

1. Adjective. Disinclined to work or exertion. "The unemployed are not necessarily work-shy"

Exact synonyms: Faineant, Indolent, Lazy, Otiose, Work-shy
Similar to: Idle
Derivative terms: Faineance, Indolence, Laziness, Laziness, Slothfulness



Definition of Slothful

1. a. Addicted to sloth; inactive; sluggish; lazy; indolent; idle.

Definition of Slothful

1. Adjective. Lazy; inactive; sluggish; indolent; idle; tending to sloth. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Slothful

1. sluggish [adj] - See also: sluggish

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slothful

sloshings
sloshy
slot-car
slot-hound
slot-loading disc drive
slot in
slot machine
slot machines
slotback
slotbacks
sloth
sloth bear
sloth bears
slothed
slothful (current term)
slothfull
slothfully
slothfulness
slothfulnesses
slothhound
slothing
slothlike
sloths
slotless
slotlike
slots
slottable
slotted
slotted attachment

Literary usage of Slothful

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1. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages: Classified Subjectively and by Robert Christy (1887)
"A slothful man is a brother to him who is a great waster. 3. A slothful man never has ... Gaudy, slothful people are wasps that eat up the bee's honey. 7. ..."

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