Definition of Lazinesses
1. laziness [n] - See also: laziness
Lexicographical Neighbors of Lazinesses
lazinesses (current term)
Literary usage of Lazinesses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Contemporary Review (1892)
"Some of which, my dear Professor, you could not strip off because you have never allowed yourself to possess them : luxuries, lazinesses, cowardices, ..."
2. The Works of Thomas Carlyle by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1898)
"Requires to be scanned with all one's faculty; to be interpreted; to be obeyed, in spite of one's reluctances and lazinesses. To plunge again into the Mahl- ..."
3. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"Requires to be scanned with all one's faculty; to be interpreted ; to be obeyed, in spite of one's reluctances and lazinesses. To plunge again into the ..."
4. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... and lazinesses. To plunge again into the Mahlstrom, into the clash of Chaos, and dive for one's Silesia, the third time; — horrible to lazy human ..."
5. Adventures Among Books by Andrew Lang (1905)
"... and lazinesses of Scott, as a Scot should do. He read French much; Greek only in translations. Literature was, of course, his first love, ..."
6. Fors Clavigera: Letters to the Workmen and Labourers of Great Britain by John Ruskin (1884)
"All the lusts and lazinesses he can contrive only make him more wretched; and at this moment, if a man walks watchfully the streets of Paris, ..."