Lentitude
Lentitude Len"ti*tude (l[e^]n"t[i^]*t[=u]d), n. [L. lentitudo, fr. lentus slow: cf. OF. lentitude. See {Lent}, a.] Slowness; sluggishness. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • lentitude — len·ti·tude …   English syllables

  • lentitude —   n. slowness; lethargy.    ♦ lentitudinous, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • lentitude — ˈlentəˌtüd, ə.ˌtyüd noun ( s) Etymology: French or Latin; French, from Latin lentitudo, from lentus flexible, slow + tudo tude more at lithe archaic : slowness …   Useful english dictionary

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  • foot dragging — Synonyms and related words: Micawberish, ambling, antipathy, arrest, arrestation, arrestment, averseness, aversion, backward, backwardness, blockage, blocking, cautious, cautiousness, check, circumspect, circumspection, claudicant, clogging,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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