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listless
used in Catch-22

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Definition
lacking energy and normal enthusiasm
  • He was a tall, narrow, disconsolate man who moved with a crabby listlessness.
    Chapter 11 — Captain Black (10% in)
  • He was listless and sticky.
    Chapter 15 — Piltchard & Wren (80% in)
  • Yossarian moved listlessly into his own room, undressed and went to sleep.
    Chapter 16 — Luciana (40% in)
  • He plodded along the zigzagging path through the forest listlessly, clogged with thirst and feeling almost too exhausted to go on.
    Chapter 25 — The Chaplain (66% in)
  • Yossarian continued walking away at the same listless, unhurried pace, hands buried in his pockets.
    Chapter 39 — The Eternal City (58% in)
  • A dim, sunken light glowed in his weak and listless eyes.
    Chapter 41 — Snowden (70% in)

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