Portuguese translation of 'inertia'
2. (laziness) lerdeza
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There was a lot of inertia to overcome.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Europe has no such excuse; only its own inertia to overcome.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Then you have widespread fear and ignorance, the inertia of these giant bureaucracies and the timidity of politicians.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Is your inertia just a lack of courage?Times, Sunday Times (2008)
They call it sleep inertia.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Organisations have enormous inbuilt political and cultural inertia.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
She also blasted it as an'appalling case of bureaucratic inertia '.The Sun (2011)
The coroner said: 'I have noticed evidence of a quite staggering degree of inertia and complacency.The Sun (2011)
The law on shoplifting will have to be rewritten to pre-empt sleep inertia defences.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Technical incompetence may be part of the explanation but inertia and complacency are clearly factors too.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They despise complacency and inertia.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
We are failing them, through a mixture of political neglect, bureaucratic inertia and cultural bias.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It takes a lot of energy to overcome inertia.Christianity Today (2000)
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'inertia' in Other Languages
British English: inertia NOUN
If you have a feeling of inertia, you feel very lazy and unwilling to move or be active.
He resented her inertia, her lack of energy and self-direction.
Translation of inertia from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary