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idleness

noun

1 idleness

Having no employment.

synonyms: idling, loafing.

Roget 683: inactivity; inaction etc. 681; inertness etc. 172; obstinacy etc. 606.    lull etc. (cessation) ... show more



2 idleness

The quality of lacking substance or value.

synonym: groundlessness.

Polish: bezpodstawność, niezasadność, bezzasadność

3 idleness

The trait of being idle out of a reluctance to work.

synonym: faineance.


Moby thesaurus: a wise passiveness, big deal, cautiousness, circumspection, contemplation, contemplative life, creeping, dawdling, deliberateness, deliberation, do-nothing policy, do-nothingism, do-nothingness, dolce far niente, dormancy, drawl, emptiness, flimsiness, foolishness, foot-dragging ... show more.

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