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Tuesday, June 22, 1999

Definitions for slugabed

  1. One who stays in bed until a late hour; a sluggard.

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Citations for slugabed
Nemecek's business is not for slugabeds. He opens for business every weekday at 4 a.m. Drew Fetherston, Newsday
I found Oriana, as usual, up before me, for I always was a sad slugabed. W. Hurton, Doomed Ship
Origin of slugabed
1585-1595
Slugabed is from slug, "sluggard" + abed, "in bed."