- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||a male honeybee or other male bee, whose only function is to impregnate the queen.
Unlike the worker bees, drones do not collect pollen.
||an unproductive person who is supported by others.
- goof-off, parasite, shirker, sponge, sponger
- similar words:
- bum, deadbeat, do-nothing, fainéant, idler, leech, loafer, sluggard
||an aircraft or other similar unmanned device, whose movements are controlled at a distance, as by radio, often used for purposes such as aerial photography, delivery of supplies or necessities, fire fighting, and military attack from the air.