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lazybones

[ley-zee-bohnz] /ˈleɪ ziˌboʊnz/
noun, (usually used with a singular verb) Informal.
1.
a lazy person.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90 lazy + bone + -s3
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British Dictionary definitions for lazy-bones

lazybones

/ˈleɪzɪˌbəʊnz/
noun
1.
(informal) a lazy person
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Word Origin and History for lazy-bones

lazybones

n.

1590s, from lazy + plural of bone (n.).

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Slang definitions & phrases for lazy-bones

lazybones

noun

An indolent person; slugabed (1593+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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