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loafer


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loafer  \Loaf"er\,  n.  [G.  l["a]ufer  a  runner,  Prov.  G.  laufer, 
  lofer,  fr  laufen  to  run.  See  {Leap}.] 
  One  who  loafs;  a  lazy  lounger.  --Lowell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  loafer 
  n  1:  person  who  does  no  work  [syn:  {idler},  {do-nothing},  {layabout}, 
  {bum}] 
  2:  (trademark)  a  low  leather  step-in  shoe;  the  top  resembles  a 
  moccasin  but  it  has  a  broad  flat  heel  [syn:  {Loafer}] 




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