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laze

[ leyz ]SEE DEFINITION OF laze

Synonyms for laze

  • loiter
  • loll
  • saunter
  • bum
  • dally
  • dillydally
  • dream
  • drift
  • evade
  • goldbrick
  • lie
  • loaf
  • lounge
  • malinger
  • piddle
  • relax
  • shirk
  • slack
  • stall
  • stroll
  • trifle
  • vegetate
  • be inactive
  • be indolent
  • be slothful
  • be unoccupied
  • bum around
  • fool around
  • fritter away
  • hang out
  • kill time
  • knock around
  • let down
  • lounge around
  • not lift a finger
  • pass time
  • sit around
  • slow down
  • stand around
  • take it easy
  • twiddle thumbs
  • waste time
  • while away hours
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Antonyms for laze

  • do
  • face
  • meet
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LAZE

It was delightful to laze in the sunshine, to feel at peace with all the world.

It is possible these hooks may be pegs to prevent the shifting of the laze rods.

For the present I have no time and no right to laze and enjoy myself.'

I have time to laze a little, and lie down all dressed on the bed, resting and thinking.

A few days stolen out of the year in which to laze, and be happy, and—drift!

So I left Bindley to laze in peace and took my way down to the beach.

Say that I begged you to leave Oxford, that I want you to laze the rest of your life away.

There was a general inclination to “laze” 103 about the camp and read, or take naps after that heavy breakfast.

Nowhere else is one so free to "laze" without the rebuke even of one's own occasionally too zealous conscience.

I feel more inclined to lie on the lawn and laze than go climbing hills again.

WORD ORIGIN

1590s, back-formation from lazy. Related: Lazed; lazing.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LAZE

bask

verblie in sunlight
  • laze
  • loll
  • lounge
  • relax
  • sun
  • sunbathe
  • swim in
  • toast oneself
  • warm oneself

dawdle

verbdelay; waste time
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