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indolent -- as in: he is naturally indolent
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • the Embassy at Paris, a post to which he considered that he was fully entitled by reason of his birth, his indolence, the good English of his despatches, and his inordinate passion for pleasure.

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

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