Definitions for idleness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. idleness, idling, loafing(noun)

    having no employment

  2. groundlessness, idleness(noun)

    the quality of lacking substance or value

    "the groundlessness of their report was quickly recognized"

  3. faineance, idleness(noun)

    the trait of being idle out of a reluctance to work

Wiktionary

  1. idleness(Noun)

    The state of being idle; inactivity.

  2. idleness(Noun)

    The state of being indolent; indolence

  3. idleness(Noun)

    Groundlessness; worthlessness; triviality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Idleness(noun)

    the condition or quality of being idle (in the various senses of that word); uselessness; fruitlessness; triviality; inactivity; laziness


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