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synonyms for layabout

  • beachcomber
  • deadbeat
  • do-nothing
  • good-for-nothing
  • goof-off
  • idler
  • lazybones
  • loafer
  • lounger
  • malingerer
  • ne'er-do-well
  • shirker
  • slacker
  • slouch
  • slugabed
  • sluggard
  • sponger
  • wanderer
  • waster
  • wastrel
  • fainéant
  • no-good

antonyms for layabout

MOST RELEVANT
  • hard worker
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How to use layabout in a sentence

They’re just rich layabouts concocting the perfect crime, something everybody does.
THE BALLAD OF THE CHOWCHILLA BUS KIDNAPPINGKALEB HORTONJULY 23, 2021VOX
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WORDS RELATED TO LAYABOUT

  • bum
  • clock watcher
  • couch potato
  • deadbeat
  • good-for-nothing
  • goof off
  • idler
  • laggard
  • layabout
  • lazy person
  • lazybones
  • loafer
  • lotus eater
  • lounger
  • malingerer
  • moocher
  • shirker
  • slacker
  • sloth
  • sponger
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.