Definition Of sluggish


slow-moving or inactive.

a sluggish stream

Example Of sluggish

  • A test on the site showed that response times were unusually sluggish and downloads slow.

  • A typical Scottish fry-up will send them back into sluggish lethargy.

  • Add to that the lingering effects of injuries, and the defending Pacific champion looked sluggish and uninterested.

  • After that, for most of the year, the river in Delhi is a sluggish stream of pure sewage.

  • All the members called him Sloth, which perfectly reflected his sluggish and torpid personality.

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