noun (plural same)informal
A lazy person (often as a form of address).
- 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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