Acedia

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Etymology

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /əˈsiːdɪə/

Noun

Acedia (uncountable)
  1. spiritual or mental sloth.
  2. apathy; a lack of care or interest; indifference
  3. boredom

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Thesaurus

accidia; aloofness; anger; apathy; ataraxia; ataraxy; avarice; avaritia; benumbedness; blah; blahs; boredom; carelessness; casualness; cave of Trophonius; cave of despair; comatoseness; deadly sin; despair; desperateness; desperation; despondency; detachment; disconsolateness; disinterest; dispassion; disregard; disregardfulness; drowsiness; dullness; easygoingness; enervation; ennui; envy; fatigue; forlornness; gluttony; greed; gula; heartlessness; heaviness; hebetude; heedlessness; hopelessness; inanimation; inappetence; inattention; incuriosity; indifference; indiscrimination; inexcitability; insouciance; invidia; ira; jadedness; lack of affect; lack of appetite; lackadaisicalness; languidness; languishment; languor; languorousness; lassitude; lenitude; lentor; lethargicalness; lethargy; lifelessness; listlessness; lust; luxuria; mindlessness; negligence; no exit; no way; no way out; nonchalance; numbness; oscitancy; passiveness; passivity; phlegm; phlegmaticalness; phlegmaticness; plucklessness; pococurantism; pride; recklessness; regardlessness; resignation; resignedness; satedness; sleepiness; sloth; slothfulness; slowness; sluggishness; somnolence; sopor; soporifousness; spiritlessness; spunklessness; stupefaction; stupor; superbia; supineness; torpidity; torpidness; torpitude; torpor; unanxiousness; unconcern; unmindfulness; unsolicitousness; weariness; withdrawnness; world-weariness; wrath

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Etymology

Noun

acēdia (genitive acēdiae); f, first declension

  1. sloth, torpor

Inflection

Number Singular Plural
nominative acēdia acēdiae
genitive acēdiae acēdiārum
dative acēdiae acēdiīs
accusative acēdiam acēdiās
ablative acēdiā acēdiīs
vocative acēdia acēdiae
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