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listless
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Definition
lacking energy and normal enthusiasm
  • The woman shook a dirty, beribboned tambourine and listlessly punched it with her elbow in time to the music.
    Chapter 13 (82% in)
  • What does he say?" she asked listlessly.
    Chapter 53 (76% in)

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