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loafer

noun [C] uk   /ˈləʊ.fər/  us   /ˈloʊ.fɚ/

loafer noun [C] (SHOE)

a type of leather shoe without a fastening, that a person's foot slides into

loafer noun [C] (LAZY PERSON)

someone who avoids doing any work: an idle loafer
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