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noun [countable] informal slacker pronunciation in British English /ˈslækə(r)/
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    a young person who is educated and intelligent but seems to have no strong interests or ambitions

    They hit it off, Gaines’s slacker humour keeping her entertained (and the audience, thanks to a droll voiceover).

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 30/01/2015


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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