|To liquidate or extinguish a mortgage, debt, or other obligation, esp. by periodic payments to the creditor or to a sinking fund.|
|Anxious or concerned, attentive; eager|
|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 |
indolent in·do·lent (ĭn'də-lənt)
Disinclined to exert oneself; habitually lazy.
Causing little or no pain, as a tumor.
Slow to heal, grow, or develop, as an ulcer; inactive.