Example sentences for: indolent

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

  • Language, like water, tends to seek the path of least resistance—not, I think, because tongues are naturally indolent, but because their owners are instinctively efficient.

  • They perceive an autocratic government that oppresses women, dominated by a wealthy and indolent elite.

  • "Meals on Wheels now delivering not just to the elderly and infirm but also to the merely indolent."

  • Being rather indolent in money matters, we have never been aggressive in pursuing advertisers; but the frequent return and regular orders from some advertisers reflected some satisfaction with the results sought.

  • ' In sermons, novels, political broadsheets, moralising treatises and popular engravings, the French were portrayed as mangy, corrupt, effeminate, ignorant, indolent, immoral and lecherous, as well as vain and superficial."

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