follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

dole bludger

noun, Australian Slang.
1.
a person who collects unemployment benefits but makes no serious effort to get work.
Origin
see bludge
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for dole-bludger

dole bludger

noun
1.
(Austral, slang, offensive) a person who draws unemployment benefit without making any attempt to find work
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for dole bludger

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for dole

5
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with dole-bludger

Nearby words for dole-bludger