Meaning of “indolent” in the English Dictionary

"indolent" in British English

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indolentadjective

uk /ˈɪn.dəl.ənt/ us /ˈɪn.dəl.ənt/ literary
indolently
adverb uk /ˈɪn.dəl.ənt.li/ us /ˈɪn.dəl.ənt.li/
indolence
noun [ U ] uk /ˈɪn.dəl.əns/ us /ˈɪn.dəl.əns/

After a sudden burst of activity, the team lapsed back into indolence.

(Definition of “indolent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"indolent" in American English

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indolentadjective

us /ˈɪn·dəl·ənt/ fml

without real interest or effort; lazy:

I was an indolent creature who could not imagine action.

(Definition of “indolent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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