(comparative more indolently, superlative most indolently)
- In an indolent manner.
Variant of indolent
- disliking or avoiding work; idle; lazy
- causing little or no pain: an indolent cyst
- slow to heal: an indolent ulcer
- inactive or slowly developing: an indolent tumor
Origin of indolent; from Late Latin indolens ; from Classical Latin in-, not + dolens, present participle of dolere, to feel pain: see doleful