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People who are lazy or slow to act - synonyms or related words

layabout

noun

someone who is lazy and avoids work or anything that involves any effort

slob

noun

informal someone who is lazy or untidy

couch potato

noun

informalshowing disapproval someone who spends a lot of time sitting at home watching television

deadbeat

noun

informal someone who is lazy and does not want to achieve anything in life

passenger

noun

someone in a team who does not do his or her fair share of the work

lump

noun

informal someone who is lazy or stupid

parasite

noun

showing disapproval a lazy person who lives by getting money, food etc from other people

ne’er-do-well

noun

old-fashioned a person who is lazy and does not want to work

wastrel

noun

literary a lazy person who wastes time or money

the idle rich

very rich people who can spend their time enjoying themselves rather than working

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moonbow

a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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