be a sideliner, be conservative, be still, bone-lazy, bum, bum around, cadging, clock watcher, coast, contemplative, dallier, dawdle, dawdler, delay, diddler, dilatory, dillydallier, doless, dolittle, doodler, dormant, drift, dronish, drony, easy, ergophobic, faineant, gentleman of leisure, goldbrick, goldbricker, good-for-nothing, goof off, goof-off, hang around, hang fire, hibernate, idle, idler, immobile, inactive, indolent, inert, laggard, laissez-aller, laissez-faire, lax, laze, lazy, lazybones, leave alone, let alone, let be, lie around, lie dormant, lingerer, loaf, loafer, loiter about, loiterer, loll around, loller, lollop around, lotus-eater, lounge, lounge around, lounger, lubber, meditative, mooch around, moon, moon around, mope, moper, motionless, neuter, neutral, nonaggressive, not budge, not stir, oppose change, paralytic, paralyzed, parasitic, passive, potterer, procrastinating, procrastinative, putterer, quiescent, quietist, quietistic, remiss, rest, scrounging, shiftless, sit around, sit back, sit it out, slack, slothful, slouch, slouch around, sloucher, slow, slug, slugabed, sluggard, sponging, stagnant, stagnate, stagnating, stand around, stand pat, stand still, standpat, static, stationary, stick-in-the-mud, time killer, time waster, trifler, unenterprising, vegetable, vegetate, vegetative, wait and see, waiter on Providence, watch and wait, work-shy
not do, not act, not attempt, be inactive, abstain from doing, do nothing
, hold, spare, not stir, not move, not lift a finger, not lift a foot, not lift a peg, fold one's arms, fold one's hands, leave alone, let alone, let be, let pass, let things take their course, let it have its way, let well alone, let well enough alone, quieta non movere, stare super antiquas vias, rest and be thankful, live and let live, lie rest upon one's oars, laisser aller, faire, stand aloof, refrain, keep oneself from doing, remit one's efforts, relax one's efforts, desist, stop, pause, wait, lie in wait, bide one's time, take time, tide it over, cool one's heels, kick one's heels, while away the time, while away tedious hours, pass the time, fill up the time, beguile the time, talk against time, let the grass grow under one's feet, waste time, lie by, lie on the shelf, lie in ordinary, lie idle, lie to, lie fallow, keep quiet, slug, have nothing to do, whistle for want of thought, undo, do away with, take down, take to pieces, destroy.
be inactive, do nothing
, move slowly, let the grass grow under one's feet, take one's time, dawdle, drawl, droil, lag, hang back, slouch, loll, lollop, lounge, poke, loaf, loiter, go to sleep over, sleep at one's post, ne battre que d'une aile, take it easy, take things as they come, lead an easy life, vegetate, swim with the stream, eat the bread of idleness, loll in the lap of luxury, loll in the lap of indolence, waste time, consume time, kill time, lose time, burn daylight, waste the precious hours, idle away time, trifle away time, fritter away time, fool away time, spend time in, take time in, peddle, piddle, potter, pudder, dabble, faddle fribble, fiddle-faddle, dally, dilly-dally, sleep, slumber, be asleep, hibernate, oversleep, sleep like a top, sleep like a log, sleep like a dormouse, sleep soundly, heavily, doze, drowze, snooze, nap, take a nap, dream, snore one's best, settle to sleep, go to sleep, go off to sleep, doze off, drop off, fall asleep, drop asleep, close the eyes, seal up the eyes, seal up eyelids, weigh down the eyelids, get sleep, nod, yawn, go to bed, turn, get some z's, stack z's, languish, expend itself, flag, hang fire, relax, render idle, sluggardize, mitigate.