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Synonyms for idler

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. idler, loafer, do-nothing, layabout, bum(noun)

    person who does no work

    "a lazy bum"

    Synonyms:
    fanny, tail, seat, crumb, butt, hobo, skunk, rear end, scum bag, can, nates, bottom, git, layabout, fundament, stinker, posterior, buttocks, do-nothing, puke, stern, stinkpot, backside, bum, dirty dog, buns, hindquarters, tail end, derriere, tooshie, so-and-so, hind end, rotter, rump, lowlife, keister, tramp, ass, prat, arse, rear, tush, loafer, rat, behind

Wiktionary

  1. idler(noun)

    Synonyms:
    footler, lout

  2. idler(noun)

    One who idles; one who spends his time in inaction.

    Synonyms:
    lout, footler

  3. idler(noun)

    One who idles; a lazy person; a sluggard.

    Synonyms:
    footler, lout

  4. idler(noun)

    Any member of a ship's crew who is not required to keep the night-watch\uE000235582

    Synonyms:
    footler, lout

  5. idler(noun)

    A mechanical device such as a pulley or wheel that does not transmit power, but supports a moving belt etc.\uE000235583\uE000235584\uE000235585

    Synonyms:
    footler, lout

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. idler

    Synonyms:
    dunce, fool, idiot, ignoramus, illiterate person

    Antonyms:
    disciple, learner, pupil, savant, scholar, student

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. idler(n.)

    Synonyms:
    drone, sluggard, laggard, lounger, dawdler, trifler, doodle, slow-back, inefficient person

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Translations for idler

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  • Faulpelz, Drohne, untätiger Mitarbeiter, untätige Mitarbeiterin, Faulenzer, FaulenzerinGerman
  • ocioso, flojo, holgazánSpanish
  • joutomies, tukipyöräFinnish
  • fainéant, fainéanteFrench
  • leisgeadairScottish Gaelic
  • कामचोरHindi
  • פַּהֲקָןHebrew
  • inukorokoroMāori
  • luiaardDutch
  • тунеядец, лентяй, бездельникRussian
  • nosdunan, jinosdunan, trögan, hitrögan, jitrögan, hinosdunanVolapük

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