Sentence Examples

  • The Rhine-daughter sings it in a childlike, indolently graceful way which well expresses the kind of toy the ring or the world itself would be to her.
  • The tranced ship indolently rolls; the drowsy trade winds blow; everything resolves you into languor.
  • Like Mark Antony, for days and days along his green-turfed, flowery Nile, he indolently floats, openly toying with his red-cheeked Cleopatra, ripening his apricot thigh upon the sunny deck.
  • Among the gentlemen of the suite, Rostov noticed Bolkonski, sitting his horse indolently and carelessly.
  • Glancing indolently and indifferently at all the prisoners, he ordered the officer in charge to have them decently dressed and tidied up before taking them to the marshal.

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