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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.]
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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]
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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]
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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, loaf, loll around, lounge about, lounge around, waste one's time, loll, bum - be lazy or idle; "Her son is just bumming around all day"
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laze[leɪz] VI (also laze about, laze around) → no hacer nada, descansar (pej) → holgazanear, gandulear
we lazed in the sun for a week → pasamos una semana tirados al sol
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
laze[ˈleɪz] vi → paresser
Fred lazed in an easy chair → Fred paressait dans un fauteuil relax.
laze aroundlaze about vi → se la couler douce
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
laze[leɪz] vi (also laze around or about) → oziare
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995