Sentence for idleness | Use idleness in a sentence

Idleness used in sentences. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use idleness in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for idleness.

  • Have the goodness not to charge me with idleness. (8)
  • Thoughts upon money and idleness were in confusion with Diana. (10)
  • The yacht is delicious idleness, but it is idleness. (10)
  • Its luxury and idleness had told upon each of them with diverse effect. (9)
  • Yes, the power to enjoy and spread enjoyment: and let idleness envy both! (10)
  • He abused idleness, and by implication the dilettante insurgency fostering it. (10)
  • Like other people who have always been idle, he did not consider his idleness a vice. (9)
  • At last I flung away idleness and came to a good resolution; and I carried it through. (10)
  • I really am quite ashamed of my idleness; but in this horrid place one can find time for nothing. (4)
  • He had no notion of giving her a lot of money to enable a fellow he knew nothing about to live on in idleness. (8)
  • Lynde had not grown up in dissolute idleness without acquiring some of the arts of self-defence which are called manly. (9)
  • But those who have made the experiment are of a different way of thinking, and count it the most arduous form of idleness. (2)
  • In his office there had settled an air of listless idleness, now that Cook, the mainspring of the place, was no longer at his post. (13)
  • He awoke to it slowly, from a desolation in which he tasted the last bitter of homesickness, the utter misery of idleness and listlessness. (9)
  • He had no vices, unless absolute idleness ensuing uninterruptedly upon a remotely demonstrated unfitness for business can be called a vice. (9)

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