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Definition 1: idle or indolent especially in a dreamy way - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where lackadaisical or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she was annoyingly lackadaisical and impractical
  • a...lackadaisical, spiritless young man-about-town

(lackadaisical is similar to ...) not in action or at work

"an idle laborer" "idle drifters" "the idle rich" "an idle mind"

Definition 2: lacking spirit or liveliness - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where lackadaisical or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a lackadaisical attempt
  • a languid mood
  • a languid wave of the hand
  • a hot languorous afternoon

Synonyms for lackadaisical in the sense of this definition

(lackadaisical is similar to ...) deficient in alertness or activity

"bullfrogs became lethargic with the first cold nights"

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