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English definition of “loaf”

loaf

noun [C]  /loʊf/ (plural loaves  /loʊvz/) us  

loaf noun [C] (BREAD)

bread that is shaped and baked in a single piece and can be sliced for eating: Get a loaf of white bread from the corner store.

loaf

verb [I]  /loʊf/ infml us  

loaf verb [I] (AVOID WORK)

to avoid activity, esp. work: He just wanted to loaf for a while before beginning the new job.
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