la·zy·bones | \ ˈlā-zē-ˌbōnz \

Definition of lazybones 

: a lazy person

First Known Use of lazybones

1592, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lazybones was in 1592

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lazybones

noun

English Language Learners Definition of lazybones

: a lazy person

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