futile, groundlessness, apathetic, active, idleness, faineance, energetic, worthless, indifferent, pretending, resting, uninterested, idling, rambling, lazy, faineance, careless.
Get hold of some of those fellows loafing
about there and make them roll out as many barrels as will supply a pint to every man in the regiment, ourselves as well as the men.
Earthsmith's in no hurry to attend his first class, so he's loafing.
The weather continued good, so that during play time the fellows were out of doors instead of loafing
round in dormitory.