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Definition of 'leisurely'

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Example sentences containing 'leisurely'

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He moves out of the way and the car resumes its leisurely pace. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There's an extensive wine list for those planning a leisurely lunch. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He's shuffling towards the dying of the light at his own leisurely pace. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Most of us would like to make the change in a leisurely fashion. Hopkins, Tom The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)Warm up at a leisurely pace for a length. The Sun (2014)We found a pavement cafe and enjoyed a leisurely meal. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This is one of those albums that yields its secrets at its own leisurely pace. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In its place are more leisurely meals with luxuries made so by abstinence. Christianity Today (2000)She rose with an air of calm that she struggled to attain and strolled leisurely toward the back of the manor. Kathleen E. Woodiwiss THE WOLF AND THE DOVEThe houses burned in a leisurely way, sending drifts of smoke into the centre of town. Aldiss, Brian Somewhere East of Life (1994)He approaches each film in a leisurely and mechanical fashion, like a round of golf. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The sheltered outside terrace can seat 65 and is a perfect venue for a leisurely lunch. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Ospreys are making their way south from Scotland in a leisurely way. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is near the seafront and a leisurely stroll west will take you to Brighton. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Artists don't vanish for leisurely lunches. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This means it is one of the few places where you can take a leisurely stroll through the cobbled streets of the new town. The Sun (2013)After a long and leisurely lunch, we picked one of many stunning swimming spots before returning back to the boat. The Sun (2015)So from my perspective the whole of what followed seemed to pass in a rather leisurely fashion from a comfortable vantage point behind a thick wall. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This leisurely approach yields a beguiling panorama of Deep South society. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some binges are planned, leisurely affairs, for which food may have been hoarded. French, Barbara Coping with Bulimia (1987)Such leisurely Roman ways shocked the Americans. Hebblethwaite, Peter Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)Despite this, the family do not make much effort to go outside and be active together and do not enjoy leisurely meals or cook together. The Sun (2015)But his leisurely approach and careful balancing allow details of texture, often obscured, to stand out. Times, Sunday Times (2015)

Synonyms of 'leisurely'

unhurriedly, slowly, easily, comfortably

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Translations for 'leisurely'

British English: leisurely ADJECTIVE
A leisurely action is done in a relaxed and unhurried way.
Lunch was a leisurely affair.

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