Definition of lazily adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈleɪzɪli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪzɪli//
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  1. 1(disapproving) in a way that shows somebody is unwilling to work or be active We sat around lazily.
  2. 2(disapproving) in a way that does not show enough care a lazily scripted, poorly constructed film
  3. 3in a way that is slow and relaxed She woke up and stretched lazily.
  4. 4(literary) with slow movements The birds circled lazily above our heads.