listlessly listlessly  /ˈlɪst ləs li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a listless manner

Usage(s):

  1. But readers may well feel that they never saw a man who looked so listlessly at the sky.
  2. By day, they sit strapped into special chairs, recline in two-wheeled wagons that look like peddler's pushcarts or lie listlessly on mats on the floor.
  3. Shopkeepers moved listlessly; talk dribbled in the bazaars.

News

  • ‘Bling Ring’ doesn’t shine

    In her films, writer/director Sofia Coppola likes to show characters that are symbolically lost in a haze. They’re listlessly adrift, headed for a destination they’re not sure about.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Wichita Eagle

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