from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not having leisure; occupied.


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  • On the contrary, Pieper wrote with a glittering simplicity--for once a genuinely "deceptive simplicity"--but the tintinnabulation of unleisured life deafens us to such quiet dignity.

    Insight Scoop | The Ignatius Press Blog: 2005

  • The only kind of work founded on "leisure" -- which does in our day not merely increase the advantages of already well-off persons, but actually filter down to help the unleisured producers of our wealth -- is not the work of the artist, but of the doctor, the nurse, the inventor, the man of science; who knows?

    Laurus Nobilis Chapters on Art and Life Vernon Lee 1895


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