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v. lazed, laz·ing, laz·es
To be idle; loaf: laze around the house.
To spend (time) loafing: lazed the afternoon away in a hammock.
[Back-formation from lazy.]
1. (intr) to be indolent or lazy
2. (often foll by: away) to spend (time) in indolence
the act or an instance of idling
[C16: back formation from lazy]
v. lazed, laz•ing,
1. to idle or lounge lazily (often fol. by around).v.t.
2. to pass (time, life, etc.) lazily (usu. fol. by away).n.
3. a period of indolence.
[1585–95; back formation from lazy]
Past participle: lazed
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|Verb||1.||laze - be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning"|
ride the bench, warm the bench - be out of the game; "Miller was riding the bench in Saturday's game"
moon, daydream - have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake; "She looked out the window, daydreaming"
bum about, bum around, frig around, fuck off, loaf, loll around, lounge about, lounge around, waste one's time, arse about, arse around, bum, loll - be lazy or idle; "Her son is just bumming around all day"