This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Idleness synonyms

Sorting by
Votes
The action of the verb loiter
0
0
  1. The action of the verb loiter
  2. The crime of being in a public place without a valid reason. The crime of being in a public place without a valid reason.
The act of one who lounges.
0
0
  1. The act of one who lounges.
The act of one who dawdles.
0
0
  1. The act of one who dawdles.
Resistance or disinclination to motion, action, or change:
0
0
  1. Resistance or disinclination to motion, action, or change:
  2. A tendency to remain in a fixed condition without change; disinclination to move or act
  3. The resistance of a body to changes in its momentum. Because of inertia, a body at rest remains at rest, and a body in motion continues moving in a straight line and at a constant speed, unless a force is applied to it. Mass can be considered a measure of a body's inertia.
Habitual laziness; sloth.
0
0
  1. Habitual laziness; sloth.
The property of being sluggish, unable or unwilling to act quickly.
0
0
  1. The property of being sluggish, unable or unwilling to act quickly.
  2. The state of economic decline, inactivity, slow or subnormal growth.
The state of being unemployed, especially involuntarily.
0
0
  1. The state of being unemployed, especially involuntarily.
  2. The percentage or number of people who are involuntarily unemployed:
  3. The number or percentage of persons in the normal labor force who are out of work
The state of being jobless or unemployed
0
0
  1. The state of being jobless or unemployed
  2. The phenomenon of unemployment in an economy
  3. The level of unemployment in an economy, usually measured as a percentage
Lethargy; apathy.
0
0
  1. Lethargy; apathy.
  2. A state of mental or physical inactivity or insensibility.
  3. A state of being dormant or inactive; temporary loss of all or part of the power of sensation or motion; sluggishness; stupor
The state or characteristic of being dormant; quiet, inactive restfulness.
0
0
  1. The state or characteristic of being dormant; quiet, inactive restfulness.
A condition of abnormal drowsiness or torpor
0
0
  1. A condition of abnormal drowsiness or torpor
  2. (Medicine) An abnormal state of drowsiness, as caused by disease or drugs.
  3. A lack of interest or enthusiasm; apathy:
Mental or moral dullness or apathy
0
0
  1. Mental or moral dullness or apathy
  2. A state of reduced sensibility or consciousness:
  3. A state in which the mind and senses are dulled; partial or complete loss of sensibility, as from the use of a narcotic or from shock
The state of being truant
0
0
  1. The state of being truant
  2. The absence of a child from school without permission.
  3. The neglect of work or duty
An abnormal bodily accretion, especially a clot composed largely of fused blood platelets, fibrin, and sometimes bacteria, that adheres to a diseased heart valve.
0
0
  1. An abnormal bodily accretion, especially a clot composed largely of fused blood platelets, fibrin, and sometimes bacteria, that adheres to a diseased heart valve.
  2. The act or process of vegetating, or growing as a plant does; vegetable growth.
  3. The plants of an area or a region; plant life:
A brief involvement or interest in something:
0
0
  1. A brief involvement or interest in something:
  2. Frivolous spending of time; dawdling:
  3. Casual romantic or sexual activity:
The action of the verb
0
0
The quality or state of being slow.
0
0
  1. The quality or state of being slow.
  2. (Physics) A unit, the reciprocal of velocity, that delineates the amount of time required for an object to travel a given distance.
Habitual laziness; sloth.
0
0
  1. Habitual laziness; sloth.
(Uncountable) The state or quality of being slothful.
0
0
  1. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being slothful.
  2. (Countable, rare) The result or product of being slothful.
  1. Want of activity or exertion; habitual indisposition to action or motion; sluggishness; apathy; insensibility.
  2. (Chemistry) Quality of being unreactive with other chemical compounds or elements.
  3. Absence of the power of self-motion; inertia.
The state or condition of being inoperative; nonfunction.
0
0
Habitual laziness; sloth.
0
0
  1. Habitual laziness; sloth.
The quality of being lazy
0
0
  1. The quality of being lazy
The property of being shiftless.
0
0
Any of a family (Bradypodidae) of slow-moving, tree-dwelling edentate mammals of tropical Central and South America that hang, back down, from branches and feed on fruits and vegetation, including a three-toed species (genus Bradypus) and a two-toed species (genus Choloepus)
0
0
  1. Any of a family (Bradypodidae) of slow-moving, tree-dwelling edentate mammals of tropical Central and South America that hang, back down, from branches and feed on fruits and vegetation, including a three-toed species (genus Bradypus) and a two-toed species (genus Choloepus)
  2. A group of bears.
  3. Disinclination to work or exert oneself; indolence; laziness; idleness
(Uncountable) The state or quality of being slothful.
0
0
  1. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being slothful.
  2. (Countable, rare) The result or product of being slothful.
0
0
  1. The state of economic decline, inactivity, slow or subnormal growth.
  2. The property of being sluggish, unable or unwilling to act quickly.
Find another word for idleness. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for idleness, like: loafing, loitering, lounging, idling, time-killing, dawdling, inertia, inactivity, indolence, sluggishness and unemployment.