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listless
used in The Mill on the Floss

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lacking energy and normal enthusiasm
  • At last Maggie's eyes glanced down on the books that lay on the window-shelf, and she half forsook her reverie to turn over listlessly the leaves of the "Portrait Gallery," but she soon pushed this aside to examine the little row of books tied together with string.
    4.3 — Book 4 Chapter 3 — A Voice from the Past (55% in)

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