Thesaurus

dawdler

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dawdler

  1. someone who moves slowly or more slowly than others we encouraged the dawdlers to pick up the pace Synonyms of dawdler crawler, dallier, slowpoke, dragger, laggard, lagger, lingerer, loiterer, plodder, snail, stragglerWords Related to dawdler latecomer; idler, lazybones, loafer, lounger, slouch, slug, sluggard; delayer, procrastinatorNear Antonyms of dawdler go-getter, hustler, scrambler; hurrier, rusher, speederAntonyms of dawdler speedster


Learn More about dawdler


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up dawdler? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a blind with adjustable horizontal slats

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!