English-Swedish translation of idle

Translation of the word idle from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

idle in Swedish

idle
talkingadjective gagnlös, meningslös
  machineryadjective stillastående
  jobadjective sysslolös, arbetslös
  behavioradjective lat, lättjefull
  engineverb gå på tomgång
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Idle (idling) is a term which generally refers to a lack of motion and/or energy.

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Definitions of idle
noun
1. idle - the state of an engine or other mechanism that is idling; "the car engine was running at idle"
  operation the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.); "her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride"
verb
1. idle - be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning"
  laze, slug, stagnate
  work arrive at a certain condition through repeated motion; "The stitches of the hem worked loose after she wore the skirt many times"
  moon on, moon around, moon expose one's buttocks to; "moon the audience"
  ride the bench, warm the bench be out of the game; "Miller was riding the bench in Saturday's game"
  daydream, moon have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake; "She looked out the window, daydreaming"
  arse about, lounge around, lounge about, loll around, waste one's time, frig around, bum around, bum about, loaf, loll, bum, arse around, fuck off be lazy or idle; "Her son is just bumming around all day"
  lie about, lie around hang around idly; "She did all the work while he lay around"
2. idle - run disconnected or idle; "the engine is idling"
  run become undone; "the sweater unraveled"
adjective
1. idle - not in action or at work; "an idle laborer"; "idle drifters"; "the idle rich"; "an idle mind"
  busy crowded with or characterized by much activity; "a very busy week"; "a busy life"; "a busy street"; "a busy seaport"
  uneffective, ineffective, ineffectual lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; inadequate; "an ineffective administration"; "inefficient workers"
  unemployed not engaged in a gainful occupation; "unemployed workers marched on the capital"
  bone-idle, bone-lazy constitutionally lazy or idle
  faineant, slothful, work-shy, indolent, lazy, otiose disinclined to work or exertion; "faineant kings under whose rule the country languished"; "an indolent hanger-on"; "too lazy to wash the dishes"; "shiftless idle youth"; "slothful employees"; "the unemployed are not necessarily work-shy"
  lackadaisical idle or indolent especially in a dreamy way; "she was annoyingly lackadaisical and impractical"; "a...lackadaisical, spiritless young man-about-town"- P.G.Wodehouse
  leisured free from duties or responsibilities; "he writes in his leisure hours"; "life as it ought to be for the leisure classes"- J.J.Chapman; "even the artist and the sculptor were not regarded...as leisured men"- Ida Craven
  unengaged not promised in marriage; "continued seeing him but on an unengaged basis"
2. idle - not in active use; "the machinery sat idle during the strike"; "idle hands"
  unused
  inactive not active physically or mentally; "illness forced him to live an inactive life"; "dreamy and inactive by nature"
3. idle - not having a job; "idle carpenters"; "jobless transients"; "many people in the area were out of work"
  jobless
  unemployed not engaged in a gainful occupation; "unemployed workers marched on the capital"
4. idle - lacking a sense of restraint or responsibility; "idle talk"; "a loose tongue"
  loose
  irresponsible showing lack of care for consequences; "behaved like an irresponsible idiot"; "hasty and irresponsible action"
5. idle - silly or trivial; "idle pleasure"; "light banter"; "light idle chatter"
  light
  frivolous not serious in content or attitude or behavior; "a frivolous novel"; "a frivolous remark"; "a frivolous young woman"
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idle as verb
InfinitiveGerundioPast participle
(To) idleidlingidled
Indikative
1. Present
iidle
youidle
heidles
weidle
youidle
theyidle
8. Perfect
ihave idled
youhave idled
hehas idled
wehave idled
youhave idled
theyhave idled
2. Imperfect
iidled
youidled
heidled
weidled
youidled
theyidled
9. Pluperfect indic. or Past perfect
ihad idled
youhad idled
hehad idled
wehad idled
youhad idled
theyhad idled
4a. Future
iwill idle
youwill idle
hewill idle
wewill idle
youwill idle
theywill idle
11a. Future perfect or future anterior
iwill have idled
youwill have idled
hewill have idled
wewill have idled
youwill have idled
theywill have idled
Conditional
5. Conditional present
iwould idle
youwould idle
hewould idle
wewould idle
youwould idle
theywould idle
12. Conditional perfect
iwould have idled
youwould have idled
hewould have idled
wewould have idled
youwould have idled
theywould have idled
Subjunctive
6. Subject
iidle
youidle
heidle
weidle
youidle
theyidle
13. Present perfect
ihave idled
youhave idled
hehave idled
wehave idled
youhave idled
theyhave idled
Imperfect
iidled
youidled
heidled
weidled
youidled
theyidled
Pluperfect
ihad idled
youhad idled
hehad idled
wehad idled
youhad idled
theyhad idled
Imperative
Affirmative
youidle
weLet's idle
youidle
Negative
youdon't idle! (do not idle)
youdon't idle! (do not idle)
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