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indolent -- as in: he is naturally indolent
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Oliver Twist
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  • who appeared of a lounging, not to say indolent disposition:
  • The constable looked as wise as he could, and took up his staff of office: which had been reclining indolently in the chimney-corner.

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

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