Definitions For Sloth


  • Apathy and inactivity in the practice of virtue (personified as one of the deadly sins)
  • Any of several slow-moving arboreal mammals of South America and Central America; they hang from branches back downward and feed on leaves and fruits
  • A disinclination to work or exert yourself
  • The quality or state of being lazy
  • A type of animal that lives in trees in South and Central America and that moves very slowly

Is Sloth a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Sloth is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sloth in a Sentence

  • The sins of gluttony and sloth
  • A youth inclined more toward sloth than athletics

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Antonyms for Sloth

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