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 (slôth′fəl, slōth′-, slŏth′-)
Disinclined to work or exertion; lazy. See Synonyms at lazy.

sloth′ful·ly adv.
sloth′ful·ness n.


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If, therefore, thou wouldst have me enjoy what can be called life, thou wilt at once engage in this love struggle, not lukewarmly nor slothfully, but with the energy and zeal that my desire demands, and with the loyalty our friendship assures me of.
Some senior stars who now look a lot the worse for wear, or have slothfully added far too many unwanted pounds, can hardly blame their fans for looking for more deserving and appreciative idols and icons to like and love!
During the intervening twenty years between his act of heroism and the action of the rest of the novel, Rojack, like an archetypal American, has imprudently squandered and slothfully surrendered many of his values and virtues.