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dawdlers

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someone who moves slowly or more slowly than others
  • we encouraged the dawdlers to pick up the pace

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“Dawdlers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dawdlers. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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