What does the word indolent mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Indolently.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • A verse to exertion.

Usage examples for indolent

  1. Stephen was a tender- hearted young man, and for all his soft and indolent ways, an awkward customer when roused. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  2. A certain indolent impatience in him recoiled from the mere recollection of the night before. – The Marriage of William Ashe by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. They move about without the least motion of Wings when in an indolent fit. – Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends by John Keats