couch potato


: someone who spends a lot of time sitting and watching television

Full Definition of COUCH POTATO

:  a lazy and inactive person; especially :  one who spends a great deal of time watching television

Examples of COUCH POTATO

  1. <a couch potato who refused to budge no matter what needed to be done>

First Known Use of COUCH POTATO



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