What is the opposite of effort?

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Noun
Opposite of the active use of energy in producing a result
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Opposite of a determination or effort (to do something)
“His announcement that he would run for President would be met with surprising indifference.”
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Opposite of effort or exertion made to do something, especially when inconvenient
“Pulling that stunt was merely a cinch for him.”
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Opposite of effort expended on a particular task
“We are never going to finish building this house with so much laziness.”
Noun
Opposite of judiciousness in the manner in which one thinks before acting or speaking
“Time and time again, it has been proven that the injudiciousness of your actions has led to the unnecessary damage of public property.”
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Opposite of a special effort exerted towards a particular goal
“Due to the controversy, there was genuine hesitation by the team to release the film to the public.”
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Opposite of something performed successfully with effort, skill, or courage
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Opposite of a person or thing competing in a race or competition
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Opposite of a belief that one supports
“Your actions have a sense of purposelessness that I find difficult to swallow.”
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Opposite of a undertaking, typically one that involves risk
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Opposite of an attempt to do something
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Opposite of a motivation or intention
“I'm driven to distraction by the incorrect and inconsistent use of the comma in practically every publication I read.”
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(mass noun) Opposite of something done to achieve an aim
“The issue will not rectify itself with this much inaction!”
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Opposite of a significantly difficult task or experience
“Life was a luxury for him now that he had finally made a success of himself.”
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Opposite of elaborate or complex procedures; trouble or difficulty
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