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indolent
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition lazy; disinclined to work
  • On emerging from the Old Manse, it was chiefly this strange, indolent, unjoyous attachment for my native town that brought me to fill a place in Uncle Sam's brick edifice, when I might as well, or better, have gone somewhere else.
    Introductory (21% in)
indolent = lazy
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