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deadbeat

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deadbeat

  1. a lazy person he snapped instructions to the deadbeats who were standing around watching the work pile up Synonyms of deadbeat couch potato, lazybones, do-nothing, drone, idler, layabout, loafer, lotus-eater, slouch, slug, slugabed, sluggardWords Related to deadbeat bum, good-for-nothing, ne'er-do-well; crawler, creeper, dawdler, laggard, putterer, slowpoke, snail, stick-in-the-mud, straggler; clock-watcher, goldbrick, malingerer, shirker, slacker; dallier, lingerer, loiterer, loller, lounger, saunterer; delayer, procrastinator; dropout, quitterNear Antonyms of deadbeat achiever, comer, highflier (or highflyer); live wire, powerhouseAntonyms of deadbeat doer, go-ahead, go-getter, hummer, hustler, rustler, self-starter



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