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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·do·lent /-lənt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·do·lent /ˈɪndələnt/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·do·lent a.
 1. Free from toil, pain, or trouble. [Obs.]
 2. Indulging in ease; avoiding labor and exertion; habitually idle; lazy; inactive; as, an indolent man.
    To waste long nights in indolent repose.   --Pope.
 3. Med. Causing little or no pain or annoyance; as, an indolent tumor.
 Syn: -- Idle; lazy; slothful; sluggish; listless; inactive; inert. See Idle.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: disinclined to work or exertion; "faineant kings under whose
             rule the country languished"; "an indolent hanger-on";
             "too lazy to wash the dishes"; "shiftless idle youth";
             "slothful employees"; "the unemployed are not
             necessarily work-shy" [syn: faineant, lazy, otiose,
              slothful, work-shy]
      2: of tumors e.g.; slow to heal or develop and usually
         painless; "an indolent ulcer"; "leprosy is an indolent
         infectious disease"