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The EU for all its lethargy, faults and fetishization of bureaucracy, is, ultimately, a good idea.
DEAR EU: IT’S TIME TO GET A GRIPMIKE BUTCHERJUNE 25, 2021TECHCRUNCH
Those symptoms are different from the much more common flu-like aches and lethargy that can occur a day after receiving the shot, which are generally harmless side-effects of inoculation against the coronavirus.
WHAT YOU SHOULD DO IF YOU’VE RECEIVED THE JOHNSON & JOHNSON CORONAVIRUS VACCINELENNY BERNSTEIN, ALLYSON CHIUAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One of them told me recently that the only way he can feel excitement is gambling, because then he knows he can lose everything and that excitement wakes him up from the lethargy of life.
EVERYTHING IS AWFUL. HERE’S A Q&A WITH A PHILOSOPHER ABOUT WHY CATS RULE.SEAN ILLINGJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
This isn’t to say the sensations of lethargy, dullness, and torpor are not real—they are, and they can be quite paralzying.
WHY YOU'RE TIRED ALL THE TIMEBRAD STULBERGNOVEMBER 5, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Citing a lack of in-person contact, she constantly battles lethargy.
NO VISITORS LEADING TO DESPAIR AND ISOLATION IN SENIOR CARE HOMESJARED WHITLOCKJULY 28, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Austria's fall was due to the lethargy and hesitation of the courts of Berlin and St. Petersburg.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Cicogne told him the news, and how the Princess was lying on a blue bed in a state of lethargy.
THE STORY OF THE DUCHESS OF CICOGNE AND OF MONSIEUR DE BOULINGRINANATOLE FRANCE
When he awoke, though he seemed physically refreshed, the mind remained in a lethargy.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
In the darkness of the night he was shaken out of his lethargy by a sharp scratch on his shoulder.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
But the meaning was, "God wills we should all perish or become slaves;" and on every hand was dumb lethargy or mad blasphemy.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 17, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO LETHARGY

  • boredom
  • ennui
  • fatigue
  • languishment
  • languor
  • lassitude
  • lethargy
  • monotony
  • tedium
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