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goldbrick

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noun gold·brick \ˈgōl(d)-ˌbrik\

Definition of goldbrick

  1. 1 a :  a worthless brick that appears to be of gold b :  something that appears to be valuable but is actually worthless

  2. 2 :  a person who shirks assigned work




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goldbrick

verb gold·brick

Definition of goldbrick

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  swindle

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to shirk duty or responsibility



1902

First Known Use of goldbrick

1902


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