Example sentences for: indolence

How can you use “indolence” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He is distracted between indolence and shame.

  • "Indolence, indolence, I fear, will be my ruin," he wrote at age 20, voicing a refrain he repeated throughout his hard-working life.

  • The pleasant daze induced on the three-tiered travertine staircase, festooned in spring with pink azaleas, was celebrated by John Keats as a “blissful cloud of summer indolence” before he died here in 1821.

  • For most moderate Republicans, though, the principal reasons not to switch party are nostalgia and aristocratic indolence.

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