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indolent -- as in: he is naturally indolent
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The Mill on the Floss
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  • Perhaps it is that high achievements demand some other unusual qualification besides an unusual desire for high prizes; perhaps it is that these stalwart gentlemen are rather indolent, their divinae particulum aurae being obstructed from soaring by a too hearty appetite.

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

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