Definitions for slothfulˈslɔθ fəl, ˈsloʊθ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sloth•ful*ˈslɔθ fəl, ˈsloʊθ-(adj.)

  1. indolent; lazy.

* Syn: See idle.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. faineant, indolent, lazy, otiose, slothful, work-shy(adj)

    disinclined to work or exertion

    "faineant kings under whose rule the country languished"; "an indolent hanger-on"; "too lazy to wash the dishes"; "shiftless idle youth"; "slothful employees"; "the unemployed are not necessarily work-shy"


  1. slothful(Adjective)

    Lazy; inactive; sluggish; indolent; idle; tending to sloth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Slothful(adj)

    addicted to sloth; inactive; sluggish; lazy; indolent; idle


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