Definition of Idleness. Meaning of Idleness. Synonyms of Idleness

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Definition of Idleness

Idleness
Idleness I"dle*ness, n. [AS. [=i]delnes.] The condition or quality of being idle (in the various senses of that word); uselessness; fruitlessness; triviality; inactivity; laziness. Syn: Inaction; indolence; sluggishness; sloth.

Meaning of Idleness from wikipedia

- stigma against idleness and enabling nature's punishment of idleness in the form of destitution and starvation. The state of being idle is sometimes even...
- Idles are a British rock band formed in Bristol in 2009. The band consists of Joe Talbot (vocals), Mark Bowen (guitar), Lee Kiernan (guitar), Adam Devonshire...
- up idle in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Idle generally refers to idleness, a lack of motion or energy. Idle or idling, may also refer to: Idle (engine)...
- IDLE (short for Integrated Development and Learning Environment) is an integrated development environment for Python, which has been bundled with the default...
- and the ideas expressed in Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow. Jerome dedicated the book to his friend and companion in idleness: his pipe. Oulton, Carolyn...
- love's wound, And maidens call it love-in-idleness. A Midsummer Night's Dream (Act 2, Scene 1) The love-in-idleness was originally a white flower, struck...
- An idler-wheel is a wheel which serves only to transmit rotation from one shaft to another, in applications where it is undesirable to connect them directly...
- Eric Idle (born 29 March 1943) is an English actor, comedian, musician and writer. Idle was a member of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python and...
- up idler in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. The Idler refers to someone idle: An idle game A slacker, a person who habitually avoids work Idler-wheel...
- (2004). In Praise of Idleness and other essays. London and New York: Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-32506-6. (in English) In Praise of Idleness (audio) v t e...