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The Scarlet Letter
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indolent -- as in: he is naturally indolent
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • 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.

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  • She never recovered from the indolence of her youth.
  • She is too indolent for med school.

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