Urania saw her to the hall and came back shrieking with laughter; and Cornlie also laughed, but only listlessly.
But he said it so listlessly I knew he was merely trying to lie like a gentleman.
Emma McChesney regarded them listlessly when the nurse lifted them out of their tissue wrappings.
listlessly I put my hand in hers, and clasped her fingers gently.
At first the animal seemed indifferent, and surveyed them listlessly.
"I've taken enough of the beastly stuff," answered Don listlessly.
"Get yourself a new coat, if you can find one for the price," answered Faith, listlessly scrubbing a panful of turnips for dinner.
"I should be very glad to make you a present of them, Cousin Gussie," he said, listlessly.
It was therefore a most mournful Loyalheart who listlessly packed a traveling bag, preparatory to the next morning's journey.
"Yes—I'm very fit—thanks," Thorpe said, listlessly, and the other left him.
a school of literary criticism in search of innate patterns of human behavior; a manner of looking at a literary text keeping in mind that humans behave in certain universal ways
Literary Darwinists look at child bearing and rearing, efforts to acquire resources (money, property, influence) and competition and cooperation within families and communities.