Definition of couch potato in English:

couch potato

Line breaks: couch po¦tato

noun

informal
  • A person who takes little or no exercise and watches a lot of television: it is no good you being a couch potato and having a Dobermann
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    • By lunch-time I could hardly walk and by evening picking up the TV controller made even being a couch potato a painful exercise.
    • She in turn has become a couch potato, watching old movies and ordering take out.
    • Instead of just sitting in front of your television being a couch potato, it offers you opportunity to shop online, play games and enjoy other activities.

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