- Antonyms of INDOLENT
lively, ambitious, working, active, busy, diligent, energetic, industrious, animated, active, ambitious, animated, bouncing, brisk, busy, diligent, dynamic, employed, energetic, enterprising, exuberant, frisky, industrious, jaunty, jazzy, lively, occupied, peppy, perky, pert, snappy, spirited, sprightly, springy, vigorous, vivacious, working, zealous, zippy.
- Examples of usage:
- No man merely indolent sits wide eyed hour after hour gazing blankly at the earth beneath his feet and uttering never a word - "A Breath of Prairie and other stories" by Will Lillibridge
- An indolent way of doing things can be neither joyful nor successful - "Heart Talks" by Charles Wesley Naylor
- They would see in him only the indolent Arab whom nothing but the foolish fancy that he saw his Maker in the distance could rouse to run - "Wilfrid Cumbermede" by George MacDonald