Weary Willie

noun

Definition of Weary Willie

  1. :  one who avoids or dislikes work <a general truancy by the Weary Willies, leaving the work-gluttons to do their share and do it better — Manchester Guardian Weekly>; specifically :  tramp <the railroad had helped to create the Weary Willie — S. H. Holbrook>

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Origin and Etymology of weary willie

1weary + Willie, nickname for William


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