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Origin of listless
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OTHER WORDS FROM listlesslist·less·ly, adverblist·less·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for listless
Marie accepted without enthusiasm—and her listlessness was not lost over forty miles of telephone wire.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
But the only change that came over Chloe was increasing listlessness of mind and fatigue of body.
But inaction might bring listlessness and despondency, and in their train follows disease.The British Expedition to the Crimea|William Howard Russell
Officers and men, used though they were to the heat of the Tropics, were reduced to a state of perspiring listlessness.The Dreadnought of the Air|Percy F. Westerman
Nevertheless his habitual listlessness was not disturbed, and he pursued his peculiar train of reflections.Wild Western Scenes|John Beauchamp Jones