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Synonyms for loaf
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. loaf of bread, loaf(noun)

    a shaped mass of baked bread that is usually sliced before eating

    Synonyms:
    loaf of bread

  2. loaf(verb)

    a quantity of food (other than bread) formed in a particular shape

    "meat loaf"; "sugar loaf"; "a loaf of cheese"

    Synonyms:
    loaf of bread

  3. bum, bum around, bum about, arse around, arse about, fuck off, loaf, frig around, waste one's time, lounge around, loll, loll around, lounge about(verb)

    be lazy or idle

    "Her son is just bumming around all day"

    Synonyms:
    loll around, bum about, get, arse about, wank, lounge around, mill around, frig around, droop, lounge about, footle, lurk, bum around, lounge, grub, loiter, fool around, loll, horse around, mill about, bum, bugger off, lollygag, buzz off, lallygag, arse around, jerk off, tarry, linger, mooch, cadge, hang around, jack off, fool, masturbate, mess about, scram, she-bop, waste one's time, sponge

  4. loiter, lounge, footle, lollygag, loaf, lallygag, hang around, mess about, tarry, linger, lurk, mill about, mill around(verb)

    be about

    "The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square"; "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"

    Synonyms:
    loll around, bushwhack, bum about, hover, arse about, lounge around, mill around, frig around, arse around, mess about, lurk, bum around, lounge, waylay, loiter, loll, mill about, bum, mill, hang around, lollygag, skulk, lallygag, footle, tarry, ambuscade, linger, lie in wait, scupper, ambush, lounge about, dawdle, waste one's time

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. loaf(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Colloquial.] lounge, be idle, idle away one's time

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. loaf(v)

    Synonyms:
    lounge about, loiter

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bread, roast

How to pronounce loaf?

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How to use loaf in a sentence?

  1. Edgar Watson Howe:

    Even if a farmer intends to loaf, he gets up in time to get an early start.

  2. Omar Khayym:

    A Book of Verses undeneath the Bough, A Jug of Wine, a Loaf of Bread and Thou Beside me singing in the Wilderness- Oh, Wilderness were Paradise enow

  3. Anthony Bourdain:

    I mean, I never had the highest opinion of him in the first place, but I guess he’s the last person in this life I should look to for principles, david Burke went in and took over [ the space Jose Andres had originally occupied ], and promptly tried to poach David Burke staff, I hear. This was after Jose Andres reached out and said Everyone welcome Jose Andres to Washington, don’t hold it against Jose Andres, just because I decided to pull out. So Burke’s a steaming loaf of sh --, as far as I ’m concerned, and feel free to quote me.

  4. Clive Staples Lewis:

    We may not be able to get certainty, but we can get probability, and half a loaf is better than no bread.

  5. Supply Minister Khaled Hanafi:

    We have a system now that counts every single loaf of bread consumed.


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