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A slothful person; an idler.

[Middle English sluggart, probably from sluggi, lazy, probably of Scandinavian origin.]

slug′gard·ly adj.
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(ˈslʌg ərd li)

like or befitting a sluggard; slothful; lazy.
slug′gard•li•ness, n.
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adjfaul, träge
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