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listlessadjective

 us   /ˈlɪst·ləs/
tired and ​weak, and ​lackingenergy or ​interest: As the ​tennismatchcontinued in the 90° ​heat, his ​playgrew listless and he made a ​number of ​errors.
(Definition of listless from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"listless" in British English

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listlessadjective

uk   us   /ˈlɪst.ləs/
(Definition of listless from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"listless" in Business English

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listlessadjective

uk   us   /ˈlɪstləs/
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET used to describe an ​economy, ​stockmarket, etc. in which there is not much ​activity or ​trade: Stocks ​closedmixed in listless ​tradingahead of Saturday's presidential ​elections.
(Definition of listless from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “listless”
in Spanish lánguido, apático…
in Vietnamese bơ phờ…
in Malaysian lesu…
in Thai ไม่มีชีวิตชีวา…
in French indolent…
in German lustlos…
in Chinese (Simplified) 懈怠的,懒散的,无精打采的…
in Indonesian lesu…
in Chinese (Traditional) 懈怠的,懶散的,無精打采的…
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