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Definition of 'sluggishness'

Noun

  1. a state of comatose torpor (as found in sleeping sickness)
       Synonyms: lethargy lassitude
  2. the pace of things that move relatively slowly; "the sluggishness of the economy"; "the sluggishness of the compass in the Arctic cold"
  3. inactivity; showing an unusual lack of energy; "the general appearance of sluggishness alarmed his friends"
       Synonyms: languor lethargy phlegm flatness


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