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synonyms for lazy

  • apathetic
  • careless
  • dull
  • inattentive
  • indifferent
  • lackadaisical
  • lethargic
  • passive
  • sleepy
  • tired
  • weary
  • asleep on the job
  • comatose
  • dallying
  • dilatory
  • drowsy
  • flagging
  • idle
  • indolent
  • inert
  • laggard
  • lagging
  • languid
  • languorous
  • lifeless
  • loafing
  • neglectful
  • out of it
  • procrastinating
  • remiss
  • shiftless
  • slack
  • slothful
  • slow
  • slow-moving
  • snoozy
  • somnolent
  • supine
  • tardy
  • torpid
  • trifling
  • unconcerned
  • unenergetic
  • unindustrious
  • unpersevering
  • unready
See also synonyms for: lazier / lazily / laziness

antonyms for lazy

MOST RELEVANT
  • activated
  • active
  • attentive
  • careful
  • caring
  • concerned
  • energetic
  • fresh
  • interested
  • lively
  • vivacious
  • diligent
  • hard-working
  • industrious
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How to use lazy in a sentence

At first I was tempted to make a whole batch of tie-dye cookies, following this Bon Appétit technique, but I quickly realized it’s incredibly tedious and I’m especially lazy.
THE BEST HOLIDAY COOKIE RECIPES, ACCORDING TO EATER EDITORSMEGHAN MCCARRONNOVEMBER 30, 2020EATER
Now, typically when you hear the phrase “low energy” we think lazy, sluggish, or ineffective but this is certainly not the case when it comes to Bluetooth.
BEST BLUETOOTH SPEAKERS: FIVE THINGS TO CONSIDERCARSEN JOENKNOVEMBER 24, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
In the end, I realized I could embrace my lazy-person routine and get away with ditching a few daily steps, like toning, because the after-effects of the mask seemed to last.
THIS FACE MASK MADE ME A SKIN CARE CONVERTERIN RILEYNOVEMBER 22, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
This Protestant work ethic belief, that leisure is lazy, and that poor people are not hardworking, is due to the meritocratic belief system in our country, which is flawed.
HOW TO STOP FEELING CRUSHED FOR TIME - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSBRIAN GALLAGHEROCTOBER 28, 2020NAUTILUS
In its laziest form this can become copying, a practice that rears up with stubborn regularity.
IS FASHION DOOMED TO REPEAT ITSELF?MARC BAINOCTOBER 28, 2020QUARTZ
Universally redirecting 404s back to your homepage is lazy and not a great idea.
PAGERANK SCULPTING: HOW TO GET MORE FROM YOUR LINKSMANICK BHANOCTOBER 26, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
The lazy giant was sprawling on the most comfortable of the sofas; the pair were alone in the dainty little drawing-room.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The lower class were idle and lazy, and willing to serve any sovereign who appealed to them by ostentation.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Sprawling was lazy and wore out sofas, and little boys were not expected to talk.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
The almost lazy naturalness and simplicity faded gradually out of it, revealing the alert and seductive woman of the world.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LAZY

  • anesthetic
  • cold
  • coldhearted
  • dull
  • impassive
  • indolent
  • insensible
  • insensitive
  • languid
  • lazy
  • lifeless
  • listless
  • passionless
  • slow
  • sluggish
  • spiritless
  • torpid
  • unemotional
  • unkind
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.