resty (adj.) Old form(s): restie
lazy, sluggish
Cym III.vii.7[Belarius to Guiderius and Arviragus] resty sloth / Finds the down-pillow hard
Sonn.100.9[] Rise, resty Muse
TC I.iii.263[Aeneas to Agamemnon, of Hector] Who in this dull and long-continued truce / Is resty grown [Q; F rusty] [or: restless, restive]
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