Sentence Examples


  • The natives were allowed to live the indolent life of the tropics.
  • Evidently Peter was determined to tear his son away from a life of indolent ease.
  • He lacked neither ambition nor capacity, but was indolent and only exerted himself spasmodically.
  • As rice has to be transplanted as well as sown and irrigated, it needs a considerable amount of labour expended on it; and the Burman has the reputation of being a somewhat indolent cultivator.
  • If he is diseased, crippled, dishonest or indolent, he may be a direct loss to the community instead of a gain.