Indolent



[in-dl-uh nt] /ˈɪn dl ənt/

adjective
1.
having or showing a disposition to avoid exertion; slothful:
an indolent person.
2.
Pathology. causing little or no pain; inactive or relatively benign:
an indolent ulcer that is not painful and is slow to heal.
/ˈɪndələnt/
adjective
1.
disliking work or effort; lazy; idle
2.
(pathol) causing little pain: an indolent tumour
3.
(esp of a painless ulcer) slow to heal
adj.

1660s, “painless,” from Late Latin indolentem (see indolence). Sense of “living easily” is 1710, from French indolent. Related: Indolently.

indolent in·do·lent (ĭn’də-lənt)
adj.

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