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Definition 1: apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins) - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for laziness in the sense of this definition

(laziness is a kind of ...) an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace

"theologians list seven mortal sins"

Definition 2: relaxed and easy activity - [noun denoting act]

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

  • the laziness of the day helped her to relax

(laziness is a kind of ...) freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)

"took his repose by the swimming pool"

Definition 3: inactivity resulting from a dislike of work - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for laziness in the sense of this definition

(laziness is a kind of ...) a disposition to remain inactive or inert

"he had to overcome his inertia and get back to work"

(... is a kind of laziness ) the trait of being idle out of a reluctance to work

(... is a kind of laziness ) a failure to be active as a consequence of lack of initiative or ambition

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