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Of, causing, or characterized by lethargy.

le·thar′gi·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.lethargically - without energylethargically - without energy; in a lethargic manner; "he hung around the house lethargically"
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advträge; (= without interest)teilnahmslos, lustlos
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On his face, in mild degree, was depicted sensuous pleasure as he lethargically scratched his ribs with his one hand.
The Bluebirds, the shattering play-off experience clearly fresh in their minds, started lethargically but they nearly opened the scoring in the 28th minute when Jason Bowen headed Kavanagh's free-kick against a post.
Once you have seen the leaden footed Angus Fraser lethargically slouch his way to his bowling mark for the umpteenth time and then seen his delivery rocket to the boundary again, it can be a little disheartening.
He wasn't his normal, buzzy self, and I was slightly dismayed to see him race so lethargically. I thought he might be in danger of getting tailed off at one point, and mid-race I turned to my assistant, Dan Skelton, and said, "I think we're in trouble here".
I turned on the taps, lethargically watching the water rush into the bath, when I noticed something very odd.
The Show-Off Must Go On was less a programme than a record-company promo in which Robbie lethargically ran through the videos for his new Greatest Hits CD.
The Reds started lethargically against a lowly Leicester side including Frank Worthington, the playboy striker who almost signed for Shankly before the deal collapsed at the last minute.
O'Neill added: "We started lethargically and the final ball was not so great in the first half but getting the first goal was important.
He also energised a team that has, more often than not, responded lethargically to their miserable demise in the first half of this season.
This is a man whose career slipped lethargically after scoring the winning goal for Forest in the League Cup at Wembley in 1990, when he was barely out of his teens.
The gamble on Britain's Detroit City floundered lethargically, but the chief beneficiary was no Gaelic icon, rather a nippy upstart who just 12 months earlier had been Kildare trainer John Carr's first festival runner.