Leisurable Lei"sur*a*ble (l[=e]"zh[-u]r*[.a]*b'l; 135), a. [See {Leisure}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Leisurely. [Obs.] --Hooker. [1913 Webster]

2. Vacant of employment; not occupied; idle; leisure; as leisurable hours. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • leisurable — ˈlēzh(ə)rəbəl also ˈlezh sometimes ˈlāzh adjective 1. : proceeding deliberately without haste : leisurely walked at a leisurable pace along the road 2. : free from a need for haste a book written in leisurable hours …   Useful english dictionary

  • leisurable — lei·sur·able …   English syllables

  • leisure — leisurable, adj. leisureless, adj. /lee zheuhr, lezh euhr/, n. 1. freedom from the demands of work or duty: She looked forward to retirement and a life of leisure. 2. time free from the demands of work or duty, when one can rest, enjoy hobbies or …   Universalium

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