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loaf2

 
pronunciation:
lof
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: loafs, loafing, loafed
definition: to spend time in a lazy, aimless manner; idle (sometimes fol. by "around").
The teenagers loafed at the pool all afternoon.You'll be in trouble if the boss sees you loafing around outside.
synonyms:
idle, laze, lounge
similar words:
goof, hang around, linger, loiter, loll, lollygag, stay, vegetate
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to spend (time) in a lazy, aimless manner (usu. fol. by "away").
He loafed away the days of summer.
synonyms:
dawdle, idle, laze, linger, lounge, while
similar words:
fritter, kill, trifle
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