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v. lounged, loung·ing, loung·es
1. To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll: lounging on the sofa; lounged around in pajamas.
2. To pass time idly: lounged in Venice till June.
To pass (time) in a lazy, relaxed, or idle way: lounged the day away.
1. A public waiting room, as in a hotel or an air terminal, often having smoking or lavatory facilities.
2. A cocktail lounge.
a. A living room.
b. A lobby.
4. A long couch, especially one having no back and a headrest at one end.
[Possibly from French s'allonger, to stretch out, from Old French alongier, to lengthen, from Medieval Latin allongāre : Latin ad-, ad- + Latin longus, long; see long1.]
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1. (Furniture) a comfortable sometimes adjustable couch or extending chair designed for someone to relax on
2. (Clothing & Fashion) a loose comfortable leisure garment
3. a person who lounges
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1. a person or thing that lounges.
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|Noun||1.||lounger - someone who wastes time|
|2.||lounger - an armchair whose back can be lowered and foot can be raised to allow the sitter to recline in it|
armchair - chair with a support on each side for arms
|3.||lounger - an article of clothing designed for comfort and leisure wear|
loungewear - clothing suitable for relaxation
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lounger[ˈlaʊndʒəʳ] N → gandul m, haragán/ana m/f
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