What does the word slothful mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Sluggish; lazy.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Slothfully.

Usage examples for 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 by James Freeman Clarke
  2. Then too was heard the favourite argument of all slothful minds: Time enough yet! – Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
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