Part of speech: adjective

Sluggish; lazy.

Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "slothful":

  1. They inherit the kingdom, from which the original heirs who have been wicked and slothful servants, and who have buried their talent in the napkin, are excluded. - "Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors", James Freeman Clarke.
  2. Its greatest fault is its slothful unwillingness to seek renewal. - "The Forerunners", Romain Rolland.
  3. Then too was heard the favourite argument of all slothful minds: Time enough yet! - "Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.