goof-off

noun \ ˈgüf-ˌȯf \

Definition of goof-off

:one who evades work or responsibility

First Known Use of goof-off

1953


GOOF-OFF Defined for English Language Learners

goof-off

noun

Definition of goof-off for English Language Learners

  • : a person who avoids work or responsibility : someone who goofs off a lot


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