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English definition of “slug”

slug

noun [C] (CREATURE)   /slʌɡ/
a small animal with a soft body like a snail without a shell If you say that someone is a slug, you mean that the person would rather do very little or nothing at all: I suppose you think I’m a slug for not helping.
(Definition of slug noun (CREATURE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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