Meaning of “slacker” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “slacker” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"slacker" in American English

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slackernoun [ C ]

us /ˈslæk·ər/ infml disapproving

a person who does not work hard:

Dad says my boyfriend’s a slacker.

(Definition of “slacker” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"slacker" in Business English

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slackernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈslækər/ us

someone who does not work hard enough or put enough effort into something:

The management where I work thinks that taking time to eat lunch is only for slackers.

(Definition of “slacker” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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