Laziness (also called indolence) is a disinclination to activity or exertion despite
having the ability to act or exert oneself. It is often used as a pejorative; terms for
a person seen to be
not liking to work hard or to be active. : not having much activity : causing people to feel that they do not want to be active. : moving slowly. Source: ...
unwilling to work or use energy, (of a brand on livestock... Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries.
An alternate etymology traces
A value of type 'a
Definition of lazyadjective in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and ...