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American English: /ˈleɪziˌboʊnz/
British English: /ˈleɪzɪbəʊnz/

Translation of lazybones in Spanish:

noun plural lazybones

  • [colloquial]
    haragán, (-gana) (masculine, feminine)
    vago, (-ga) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    flojonazo, (-za) (masculine, feminine) (Chile) (Mexico) [colloquial]
    fiacún, (-cuna) (masculine, feminine) (River Plate area) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Though small, they can do wonders because frantically attacking these pests will keep the lazybones on their toes.
    • ‘Get up, lazybones.’
    • He's been called, variously, a showboat, a stud, a lazybones, a workhorse, a whiner, a powerhouse, an overachiever, an underachiever, you name it.

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