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At the same time, he insisted that his daughters told him he was “so going to get hit” because he was still wearing “tasseled loafers” with his undercover uniform.

You can dress it up with a boot, dress it down with loafers or sneakers.

The message was that if they were lucky enough to get a foot in the door, they should make sure it was covered in a relatable flat or loafer.

It allows me to feel cozy without looking like a full-time loafer.

I am still a Loafer; Jim is a most estimable member of the gentlest society; and this is how it all came about.

He was unhurt, but he moved with shuffling steps, much like a tavern-loafer soggy from rum.

"Some lazy loafer reading a penny dreadful," I thought, glancing at him, then at the title of his book.

Down here with a lump of rabbit's brains, you abominable little loafer.

But how could he get work—he, a mere street loafer, and as lonely in London as if it had been a desert.


On this page you'll find 53 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to loafer, such as: beachcomber, deadbeat, do-nothing, good-for-nothing, goof off, and idler.

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