Part of speech:
Not affecting the plane of polarized light: said of some isomers of certain optically active crystalline substances
Showing little interest; apathetic:
Slow to heal, grow, or develop; inactive:
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
Mentally slow; stupid
Not easily borne; oppressive:
Moist and heavy; sodden
The definition of poky is slow, small and uncomfortable, or dowdy.
The definition of slothful is very lazy.
Mentally or morally inactive; sluggish; listless; passive
A great lack of energy; sluggishness, dullness, apathy, etc.
Being in physical motion:
Of or relating to energy.
Low in spirits; depressed:
Designating a time when one is not strictly attentive to business or affairs, or is absent from a post, and, hence, a time when affairs are not urgent.
Moving slowly; sluggish:
Agreeable to the senses.
Of or producing lethargy
The definition of stupid is a person with less than normal intelligence or a boring situation.
Mentally slow or confused; lethargic or stupid
Vain; futile; pointless
Offering no initiative for change, especially in politics.
Designating or of a type of film characterized by a fast-paced plot, a series of suspenseful confrontations, violent fight and chase scenes, etc.
Not chemically reactive.
Gloomy; dismal; sullen
The definition of drowsy is a feeling of being sleepy, tired or not fully awake.
Slow or delayed in action.
Lacking energy or disinclined to exert effort; lethargic:
Stupid or dull.
(Anatomy) Relating to lymph or to the nodes or vessels of the lymphatic system.
Having a strong, swift, steady force or movement:
Firm in loyalty:
Characterized by much activity or excitement:
Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
Alert describes a person or thing extremely aware of what is going on with their surroundings, and is often ready to quickly respond to a possibly dangerous situation.
Abrupt, curt in one's manner or in relation to others.
Resistant to exertion and activity
Characterized by reduced economic activity
Energetic in application to work or study.
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