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