Definition of “listless” - English Dictionary

“listless” in British English

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listlessadjective

uk /ˈlɪst.ləs/ us /ˈlɪst.ləs/

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

“listless” in American English

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listlessadjective

us /ˈlɪst·ləs/

tired and weak, and lacking energy or interest:

As the tennis match continued in the 90° heat, his play grew listless and he made a number of errors.

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

“listless” in Business English

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listlessadjective

uk /ˈlɪstləs/ us

FINANCE, STOCK MARKET used to describe an economy, stock market, etc. in which there is not much activity or trade:

Stocks closed mixed in listless trading ahead of Saturday's presidential elections.

(Definition of “listless” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)