Sentence Examples


  • She stared at him through listless eyes, the gaze of a human awaiting only the final step in the transformation process.
  • He waved a listless hand in the air.
  • "What can one say about it?" replied the prince in a cold, listless tone.
  • But now this head was swaying helplessly with the uneven movements of the bearers, and the cold listless gaze fixed itself upon nothing.
  • Looking on the bridge he saw equally uniform living waves of soldiers, shoulder straps, covered shakos, knapsacks, bayonets, long muskets, and, under the shakos, faces with broad cheekbones, sunken cheeks, and listless tired expressions, and feet that moved through the sticky mud that covered the planks of the bridge.

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