What does lazily mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lazilyadverb

    in a slow and lazy manner

    "I watched the blue smoke drift lazily away on the still air"

  2. idly, lazilyadverb

    in an idle manner

    "this is what I always imagined myself doing in the south of France, sitting idly, drinking coffee, watching the people"


  1. lazilyadverb

    In a lazy manner.

    She lazily scrubbed the pot, but without some real elbow grease it wasn't going to get clean.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Lazilyadverb

    Idly; sluggishly; heavily.

    Etymology: from lazy.

    Watch him at play, when following his own inclinations; and see whether he be stirring and active, or whether he lazily and listlesly dreams away his time. John Locke.

    The eastern nations view the rising fires,
    Whilst night shades us, and lazily retires. Thomas Creech.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lazilyadverb

    in a lazy manner

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lazily in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lazily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of lazily in a Sentence

  1. Suki Waterhouse:

    I ’m growing all my leg hair out, i really don’t mind it, I’ve done it lazily before. This is an opportunity to grow my chin hair out.

  2. Woody Allen, Without Feathers:

    A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A DOE Unbearably lovely music is heard as the curtain rises, and we see the woods on a summer afternoon. A fawn dances on and nibbles slowly at some leaves. He drifts lazily through the soft foliage. Soon he starts coughing and drops dead.

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    a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
    • A. wavering
    • B. peccadillo
    • C. serendipity
    • D. elan

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