beach bum


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beach bum

n. Informal
A person who habitually loafs or idles on beaches.
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The hated kidnapper of her daughter Shannon has asked probation officers to let her rent a hideaway at a balmy coastal town so she can live as a beach bum.
Among her favorite memories are the times spent with her special group of friends in Grafton, being with her family, time in Westport MA at the family cottage, driving a succession of convertibles (including two Willys Jeepsters, a turquoise Corvair and a turquoise Mustang), and being a beach bum.
GLAMOUR girl Bianca Gascoigne had a close encounter with a real beach bum as she strolled along the sand on the Balearic island of Ibiza.
Northwest beach-goers will surely relate to Northwest Profile #38, "Goosebumped Beach Bum.
06 update that included the free Beach Bum content, the first of four updates for free in GTA Online.
A stylishly complex and at times frustratingly labyrinthine neo-noir thriller set in the '70s, this bold adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's novel features a nicely shambling performance by Joaquin Phoenix as beach bum detective Larry 'Doc' Sportello.
I'd like to say beach bum but we're just back from New York where we immersed ourselves in culture - cycling round Central park and visiting the new Ground Zero Museum.
The map also provides "Beach Tips" about the weather, ocean water temperature, parking and general beach rules and regulations for nearly anywhere a wanna-be beach bum wants to hang out.
And whether that bully is an older sibling, a menacing classmate, or a sand kicking beach bum, it's not a stretch to suggest that our culture is built, in part, on a culture of bullying, It's in the school yard, on the playing field, and in the workplace.
Be a beach bum anytime with these seaworthy summer beauty essentials.
Embarrassing moment: Getting my dark locks bleached, much like a Bondi beach bum (albeit one who couldn't surf,body board or read the waves).
The endearing former beach bum inherits the job as the Gulf Coast town's justice of the peace when the previous holder dies in a car crash.