laziness

  • 1Laziness — La zi*ness, n. The state or quality of being lazy. [1913 Webster] Laziness travels so slowly, that Poverty soon overtakes him. Franklin. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2laziness — index inertia, laches, languor, laxity, sloth Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3laziness — (n.) 1570s, from LAZY (Cf. lazy) + NESS (Cf. ness) …

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  • 4laziness — [n] unwillingness to work, be active apathy, dilatoriness, do nothingness, dormancy, dreaminess, drowsiness, dullness, faineance, faineancy, heaviness, idleness, inactivity, indolence, inertia, inertness, lackadaisicalness, languidness,… …

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  • 5Laziness — For the computer science concept, see Lazy evaluation. Laziness (also called indolence) is a disinclination to activity or exertion despite having the ability to do so. It is often used as a pejorative; related terms for a person seen to be lazy… …

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  • 6laziness — tingis statusas T sritis švietimas apibrėžtis Mokymosi ar darbo vengimo būsena, atsirandanti dėl motyvacijos susilpnėjimo. Ją sukelia asmenybės vystymosi (mokymosi ar darbo) sunkumai, nesutarimai su mokytojais, tėvais, draugais. Tingio priežastys …

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  • 7laziness — lazy ► ADJECTIVE (lazier, laziest) 1) unwilling to work or use energy. 2) showing or characterized by a lack of effort or care. DERIVATIVES lazily adverb laziness noun. ORIGIN perhaps related to Low German lasich languid, idle …

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  • 8laziness — noun 1. apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins) • Syn: ↑sloth, ↑acedia • Derivationally related forms: ↑lazy • Hypernyms: ↑mortal sin, ↑deadly sin …

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  • 9laziness — noun see lazy I …

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  • 10laziness — See lazily. * * * …

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  • 11laziness — noun The quality of being lazy …

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  • 12laziness — Synonyms and related words: abandon, careless abandon, carelessness, casualness, cautiousness, circumspection, creeping, cursoriness, deliberateness, deliberation, dilatoriness, disregardfulness, do nothingness, drawl, easiness, ergophobia,… …

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  • 13laziness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. indolence, slothfulness, sloth, lethargy, inactivity, slackness, sluggishness, dullness, lackadaisicalness, torpidness, heaviness, inertia, inertness, drowsiness, supineness, passivity, languor, languidness, languorousness …

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  • 14laziness — la·zi·ness || leɪzɪnɪs n. slothfulness, idleness, indolence …

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  • 15laziness — n 1. idleness, indolence, slothfulness, sloth, faineance, do nothingness, otiosity; unin lazy leaden dustriousness, unenterprisingness, unambitiousness, want or lack of ambition or enterprise, nonaggressiveness; listlessness, Dial. limpsiness,… …

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  • 16laziness — la·zi·ness …

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  • 17laziness — See: lazy …

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  • 18Bonjour paresse — Infobox Book name = Bonjour Laziness title orig = Bonjour paresse translator = David Watson, Sophie Hawkes author = Corinne Maier country = France language = French subject = genre = publisher = Editions Michalon release date = 2004 english… …

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  • 19Haskell (programming language) — Haskell Paradigm(s) functional, lazy/non strict, modular Appeared in 1990 Designed by Simon Peyton Jones, Lennart Aug …

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  • 20Héctor Abad Faciolince — Infobox Writer name = Héctor Abad Faciolince imagesize = 154px caption = Photo: Javier Moya pseudonym = birthdate = 1958 birthplace = Medellín, Colombia deathdate = deathplace = occupation = novelist, essayist, journalist, and editor nationality …

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