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slothful

sloth·ful

slothful

pronunciation:
slawth fl [or] slath fl
part of speech: adjective
definition: lazy.
synonyms:
do-nothing, idle, indolent, lackadaisical, otiose, sluggard, sluggish
antonyms:
industrious
similar words:
fainéant, lazy, lethargic, listless, shiftless, slack, torpid, unambitious, unenterprising
derivations: slothfully (adv.), slothfulness (n.)