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Date: 1500-1600
Origin: Perhaps from Middle Low German lasich 'weak'

lazy

adjective
     
la‧zy comparative lazier, superlative laziest
1 not liking work and physical activity, or not making any effort to do anything [= idle]:
the laziest boy in the class
He felt too lazy to get out of bed.
2 a lazy period of time is spent doing nothing except relaxing:
We spent lazy days relaxing on the beach.
lazily adverb
laziness noun [uncountable]

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