I confess, Eudora, it pained me to see you listen to his idle flattery.
Aspasia will tell you I have been a beautiful but idle dreamer all my life.
We are not now about to give him any idle panegyric on the occasion.
Did you bring your work, girls, or is it to be a case of idle hands?
He had seen much of her during the week, and he knew she had not been idle.