Definition of 'listless'
Example sentences containing 'listless'
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The most listless performances came further up the pitch, though. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You will soon become listless and bored. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But that is still no excuse for the listless effort they are putting in. The Sun (2014)At no point was he drunk or listless, bored or boring. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Why has our politics become so listless, compared to three decades ago? Times, Sunday Times (2007)The dogs then become listless, go off their food and vomit. The Sun (2014)The crowd was rather listless. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They may become listless and not so playful and might stop wanting to go for a walk or interact with you, or other dogs. The Sun (2012)Does your voice sound nervous, monotone, listless or bored? The Sun (2010)At these times I would feel bored and listless, trapped inside the walls of my house. M.E. and You - a self-help plan (1988)
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Translations for 'listless'
British English: listless ADJECTIVE
Someone who is listless has no energy or enthusiasm.
He was listless and pale and wouldn't eat much.
Definition of listless from the Collins English Dictionary
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