Definition of laze
: to act or lie lazily : idle
: to pass (time) in idleness or relaxation
Examples of laze in a sentence
She's been lazing in the sun all afternoon.
While he was sick, he just lazed around the house.
Origin and Etymology of laze
back-formation from lazy
First Known Use: circa 1592
Synonym Discussion of laze
LAZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of laze for English Language Learners
: to spend time relaxing
LAZE Defined for Kids
Definition of laze for Students
: to spend time relaxing <“No use lazing here while there's work to be done …” — Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House on the Prairie>
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