layabout

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n layabout person who does no work "a lazy bum"
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Usage

In literature:

I don't know about the other men here, but I can already name you a number of these layabouts I could spare.
"Caribbee" by Thomas Hoover
That was bloody well what SatCom was paying its layabout Greek guards to do.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Program teaches layabout felines to work for their food.
Tim Heidecker plays a repellant hipster layabout in "The Comedy.".
Privileged class consists of "layabouts and refugees".
Neuma Goncalves da Silva , a central figure in the slums that served as the testing ground for the composers, seamstresses and fiercely talented layabouts who catapulted samba into an art form, died on Monday in Rio de Janeiro.
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