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listless
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Ulysses
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  • —It has waited so long, Stephen said listlessly, it can wait longer.
  • A smaller girl with scars of eczema on her forehead eyed him, listlessly holding her battered caskhoop.
  • A listless lady, no more young, walked alone the shore of lough Ennel, Mary, first countess of Belvedere, listlessly walking in the evening, not startled when an otter plunged.
  • Then she stared at the large poster of Marie Kendall, charming soubrette, and, listlessly lolling, scribbled on the jotter sixteens and capital esses.
  • A listless lady, no more young, walked alone the shore of lough Ennel, Mary, first countess of Belvedere, listlessly walking in the evening, not startled when an otter plunged.
  • —Ah, I couldn’t, man, Mr Dedalus said, shy, listless.

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  • he was listless and bored
  • reacted to the crisis with listless resignation

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