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lounge

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of lounge

  1. a long upholstered piece of furniture designed for several sitters <the tired youth stretched out on the lounge and breathed a huge sigh of relief> Synonyms chesterfield, davenport, divan, couch, settee, sofa, squabRelated Words lounger, love seat, recamier, tête-à-tête; daybed, sofa bed, studio couch; banquette, bench, ottoman




lounge

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of lounge

  1. 1 to refrain from labor or exertion <police found the burglar lounging in the shade behind the building> Synonyms bask, kick back, loll, rest, relax, reposeRelated Words bum, goldbrick, hang, hang about [British], hang around, idle, loaf, slack (off), veg outNear Antonyms drudge, grub, hump, hustle, labor, moil, peg (away), plod, plow, plug, slave, slog, strain, strive, struggle, sweat, toil, travail, work; exercise, work out

  2. 2 to spend time doing nothing <after putting in tons of overtime at the office, all we wanted to do on vacation was lounge around> Synonyms bum, chill, dally, dawdle, dillydally, drone, footle, goof (off), hack (around), hang (around or out), hang about [British], kick around, kick back, laze, lazy, loaf, loll, idle, veg outRelated Words fiddle (around), fool, mess, monkey, muck, piddle, play, potter (around), putter (around), trifle; doze, estivate (also aestivate), hibernate; lag, linger, loiter, poke, relax, rest, tarry; amble, mosey, saunter, stroll, swan; furlough, goldbrick, malinger, truantNear Antonyms drudge, grind, grub, hump, hustle, labor, moil, peg, plod, plow, plug, slave, sweat, toil, travail, work; apply, buckle (down); exert, put out




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