indolence

[in-dl-uhns]
noun
the quality or state of being indolent.

Origin:
1595–1605; < Latin indolentia freedom from pain; see indolent, -ence

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indolent (ˈɪndələnt)
 
adj
1.  disliking work or effort; lazy; idle
2.  pathol causing little pain: an indolent tumour
3.  (esp of a painless ulcer) slow to heal
 
[C17: from Latin indolēns not feeling pain, from in-1 + dolēns, from dolēre to grieve, cause distress]
 
'indolence
 
n
 
'indolently
 
adv

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indolence
c.1600, "insensitivity to pain," from Fr. indolence (16c.), from L. indolentia "freedom from pain, insensibility," noun of action from indolentem (nom. indolens) "insensitive to pain," used by Jerome to render Gk. apelgekos in Ephesians; from L. in- "not" + dolentem (nom. dolens) "grieving," prp. of
dolere "suffer pain." Sense of "laziness" (1710) is from notion of "avoiding trouble" (cf. taking pains).
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Example sentences
It is a strange degree of indolence and sloth to suffer our minds at that time
  to be alienated from their proper business.
Indolence and inertia is a problem only with the officials administering the
  payments, not the workers receiving them.
However, this is often the result of a welfare system that rewards indolence.
As explained in voice-over, a nuclear war nearly destroys civilization, but
  humankind re-emerges into an age of indolence.
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