Idleness and Liveliness


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Idleness noun – An inclination not to do work or engage in activities.
Usage example: the brothers' innate idleness meant that neither did much, either inside or outside their ramshackle cabin

Liveliness is an antonym for idleness in laziness topic.
Nearby Word: idle
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Liveliness noun – The quality or state of having abundant or intense activity.
Idleness is an antonym for liveliness in animation topic.
Nearby Words: lively, livelihood
Antonyms for Liveliness
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Liveliness or Idleness. 2016. Accessed June 15, 2021.

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