Industry and Laziness


Industry noun - Attentive and persistent effort.
Usage example: he isn't the smartest kid in class, but he gets the best grades by determined industry

Laziness is an antonym for industry in topics: hard work, manufacturing.


Laziness noun - An inclination not to do work or engage in activities.
Usage example: although she often talks about ambitious household projects, nothing even gets started because of her chronic laziness

Industry is an antonym for laziness in be active topic.

Nearby Words: lazy, lazily

How words are described

human human industry human laziness
dirty dirty industry dirty laziness
personal personal industry personal laziness
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