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"idle" Meaning in English

1. not having a job
Part of speech : adjective
Example : idle carpenters
2. not in active use
Part of speech : adjective
Example : the machinery sat idle during the strike
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3. not yielding a return
Part of speech : adjective
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4. lacking a sense of restraint or responsibility
Part of speech : adjective
Example : idle talk
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5. silly or trivial
Part of speech : adjective
Example : idle pleasure
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6. without a basis in reason or fact
Part of speech : adjective
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7. run disconnected or idle
Part of speech : verb
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8. be idle
Part of speech : verb
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9. not in action or at work
Part of speech : adjective
Example : an idle laborer
10. the state of an engine or other mechanism that is idling
Part of speech : noun
Example : the car engine was running at idle

Translation for "idle"

idle meaning in Spanish : ocioso
  • idle meaning in German : müßig
  • idle meaning in Russian : вхолостую
  • idle meaning in Portuguese : ocioso
  • idle meaning in Chinese : 闲
  • idle meaning in Japanese : アイドル
  • idle meaning in Tamil : சும்மா
  • idle meaning in Arabic : خامل
  • idle meaning in Turkish : boş
  • idle meaning in Hindi : बेकार
  • idle meaning in Telugu : పనిలేకుండా
  • idle meaning in French : tourner au ralenti
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