layabout Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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layaboutnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈleɪ.əˌbaʊt/ informal
a ​person who is ​unwilling to ​work
(Definition of layabout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “layabout”
in Arabic مُتِسكّع, صُعلوك…
in Korean 게으름뱅이…
in Portuguese vadio, -a…
in Catalan gandul, -a…
in Japanese 怠け者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 游手好闲的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遊手好閒的人…
in Italian fannullone, -a, perdigiorno…
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