Part of speech:
Showing little interest; apathetic:
Not affecting the plane of polarized light: said of some isomers of certain optically active crystalline substances
Slow to heal, grow, or develop; inactive:
Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
The definition of drowsy is a feeling of being sleepy, tired or not fully awake.
Mentally slow; stupid
Not easily borne; oppressive:
Designating certain parts of a fuel system that set an engine's idling speed
The definition of inert is slow or having no action or power to move.
Slow or delayed in action.
The definition of lethargic is being sluggish or having little energy.
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.
The definition of poky is slow, small and uncomfortable, or dowdy.
The definition of slothful is very lazy.
Having a strong, swift, steady force or movement:
Mentally or morally inactive; sluggish; listless; passive
A great lack of energy; sluggishness, dullness, apathy, etc.
Marked by or involving direct participation:
Of or relating to energy.
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.
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.
The definition of stupid is a person with less than normal intelligence or a boring situation.
Mentally slow or confused; lethargic or stupid
Offering no initiative for change, especially in politics.
Characterized by reduced economic activity
Designating or of a type of film characterized by a fast-paced plot, a series of suspenseful confrontations, violent fight and chase scenes, etc.
Energetic in application to work or study.
Moist and heavy; sodden
Gloomy; dismal; sullen
Resistant to exertion and activity
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