Idle Definition

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1. 'Here's old Ratty! ' they cried as soon as they saw him. 'Come and bear a hand , Rat, and don't stand about idle! ' 0
2. 'Making knowledge work' is the university's phrase, and it is no idle boast . 1
3. 'We have almost one assembly plant's worth of idle capacity, ' said a Toyota executive familiar with manufacturing. 1
4. 'Why do you ask?' 'Oh, just idle curiosity' . 1
5. 34 An idle youth, a needy age. 1
6. A climax was near and she would not sit idle. 1
7. A conversation about the weather isn't idle banter; it's the rapid-fire exchange of the human protocol. 1
8. A fisherman on Lake Albert idles near the wreck of the S.S. Robert Coryndon, a relic of the Rift's colonial past. 1
9. A hydroelectric plant by the huge dam is idle. 1
10. A learn man be an Idler who kill time by study. 0
11. A lover may bestride the gossamer idles in the wanton summer air, and yet not fall. 1
12. A man is not idle because he is absorbed in thought. There is a visible labor and there is an invisible labor. Victor Hugo  1
13. A new CD-ROM will be created for the cloned VM to mount the VM configuration CD and the VDM will search the IDE buses (first, then SCSI buses) of the VM to find an idle bus for the CD-ROM. 1
14. A novel channel selection algorithm is proposed based on the prediction of the probability of channel being idle. 1
15. A plowman and his great plow, now standing idle in the furrow, had in a day wrought a terrible havoc. 1
16. A typical, complete cycle of SBR operation consists of five stages: water inlet period, reaction period, sedimentation period, water outlet period, and idle period. 1
17. A young idler, an old beggar. 1
18. A young man idle, an old man needy.  1
19. Above this tableau , at the lip of the ravine, a bulldozer idles. 1
20. According to him, whatever work people do is better than idleness. 1
21. Acquisition of the fuse alarm Digital Variables : during idle, Repeat acquired the 120 routes 48 analog data, process sample statistic for each rote acquired active-high. 1
22. Adopt soft idler wheel of lower placement to encure the even cement. 1
23. AFK - AFK is a utility to defeat idled and remain logged into a UNIX system. 1
24. After a period of enforced idleness, she found a new job. 1
25. After he became rich, he lived a life of idleness and comfort. 1
26. All idle talk wasted our time and we should give It'short shrift. 1
27. All that idleness; eating too much; drinking too much; going to bed in the early hours of the morning. 1
28. All the random mingling and idle talk made him hate literary parties. 1
29. Almost half of the workforce are now idle. 1
30. Almost half the skilled workers in this country are now idle. 1

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