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Idioms for leisure
- with free or unrestricted time.
- without haste; slowly.
- out of work; unemployed: Because of the failure of the magazine, many experienced editors are now at leisure.
Origin of leisure
OTHER WORDS FROM leisurelei·sur·a·ble, adjectivelei·sure·less, adjective
Words nearby leisure
Example sentences from the Web for leisure
Though these visions may appear as an act of leisure, constantly having your head in the clouds isn’t necessarily a habit you need to break.
Sarah Poralla, who lives in Cologne, Germany, traveled to San Diego in October 2018 and September 2019 for work and leisure and said she has filed two refund claims.Port Settlements Will Send Refunds to Airport Rental Car Customers|Ashly McGlone|September 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Vacation and leisure-related travel is considered non-essential.Delaware again added to D.C. ‘high risk’ states list|Lou Chibbaro Jr.|September 22, 2020|Washington Blade
Not only will this benefit you by allowing you to cast your ballot at your leisure weeks before the election, but it will help your community, too.Why you should vote as early as possible (and how to do it)|John Kennedy|September 17, 2020|Popular Science
Much of the indoor leisure scene, including restaurants, bars and theaters, are still prohibited from operating by Governor Cuomo.Why beverage startup United Sodas is testing out a new out-of-home strategy|Gabriela Barkho|July 27, 2020|Digiday
In 2007 though, there were outbreaks reported to the CDC on 21 leisure voyages, including one on the QE-II.A Doctor Explains Why Cruise Ships Should Be Banned|Kent Sepkowitz|November 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Assuming that members of Congress who live in D.C. are adults, they, too, will be permitted to get stoned at their leisure.Can Congress Get Stoned Now That D.C. Has Legalized Marijuana?|Abby Haglage|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She is part of a growing number of women embracing polo as a leisure sport.
The best return on that perpetually diminishing currency in terms of leisure is – or should be – travel.Obama’s Extravagant Summer Break? More Like, America’s Vacation-Deficit Disorder|Clive Irving|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A healthy sense of leisure … Consumerism has brought us anxiety, [causing us to lose a] healthy culture of leisure.Call Him ‘Poprah’: Pope Francis’s 10 Commandments for a Happy Life|Asawin Suebsaeng|July 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The leisure of two other days, might be devoted to intellectual improvement, and the pursuits of taste.A Treatise on Domestic Economy|Catherine Esther Beecher
The rewards of the profession are not in money and leisure merely.The Canadian Girl at Work|Marjory MacMurchy
I know of one, skillful and experienced, who is just now at leisure.Bound to Rise|Horatio Alger
These are two precisely contrary statements for him to digest at his leisure, before he can understand how the earth moves.On the Old Road Vol. 1 (of 2)|John Ruskin
Constantia had now leisure to ruminate upon her own condition.Ormond, Volume I (of 3)|Charles Brockden Brown
British Dictionary definitions for leisure
- time or opportunity for ease, relaxation, etc
- (as modifier)leisure activities
- having free time for ease, relaxation, etc
- not occupied or engaged
- without hurrying
Word Origin for leisure
Idioms and Phrases with leisure
see at leisure; at one's leisure.