Synonyms of sluggishness


1. lethargy, lassitude, sluggishness, torpor, torpidity

usage: a state of comatose torpor (as found in sleeping sickness)

2. sluggishness, pace, rate

usage: the pace of things that move relatively slowly; "the sluggishness of the economy"; "the sluggishness of the compass in the Arctic cold"

3. languor, lethargy, sluggishness, phlegm, flatness, inactiveness, inactivity, inertia

usage: inactivity; showing an unusual lack of energy; "the general appearance of sluggishness alarmed his friends"

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