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listless
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Crime and Punishment
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  • "Well, it’s a way out of it," he thought, walking slowly and listlessly along the canal bank.
  • Raskolnikov really was almost well, as compared with his condition the day before, but he was still pale, listless, and sombre.
  • "My lodging," he answered, listlessly.
  • The pale, sombre face lighted up for a moment when his mother and sister entered, but this only gave it a look of more intense suffering, in place of its listless dejection.
  • "Svidrigailov," someone answered from the other room with drowsy listlessness.

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

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