slugabed


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slug·a·bed

 (slŭg′ə-bĕd′)
n.
One inclined to stay in bed out of laziness.

slugabed

(ˈslʌɡəˌbɛd)
n
a person who remains in bed through laziness
[C16: from slug(gard) + abed]

slug•a•bed

(ˈslʌg əˌbɛd)

n.
a person who habitually rises late.
[1585–95]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.slugabed - a person who stays in bed until a relatively late hour
do-nothing, idler, layabout, loafer, bum - person who does no work; "a lazy bum"

slugabed

noun
A self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity:
Slang: slouch.
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Further, insofar as praise elevates the objects of praise above the masses, there is at least (what might be thought of as) a relative element of condemnation--the lazy slugabed may not be positively bad, but they could do better.
Joanne is certain that Christ will return soon for his slugabed Second
His exasperated wife finally hit upon the ideal solution of playing unresolved chords on the piano, which invariably brought him awake--the fastidious musician in him triumphing over the slugabed.
While, by his own admission, Marti was something of a "studio slugabed" towards the end of Wet Wet Wet, he was always the group's public face and voice.