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layabout

noun lay·about \ˈlā-ə-ˌbat\

: a lazy person

Full Definition of LAYABOUT

:  a lazy shiftless person :  idler
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Examples of LAYABOUT

  1. <she regretted ever asking that layabout to be her roommate, as he created the mess of two people and refused to help with anything>

First Known Use of LAYABOUT

1932

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