American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. One inclined to stay in bed out of laziness.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who indulges in lying abed; a sluggard.
- n. One who indulges in lying late in bed; a sluggard.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. rare One who indulges in lying abed; a sluggard.
- n. a person who stays in bed until a relatively late hour
“This one jumped in fully formed as I was lying slugabed and wishing for a real spring.”
“Harriet has been kicked out of her French lover's Greenwich Village apartment on the fairly reasonable basis that she is an acid-tongued slugabed who does nothing but sit around watching quiz shows and insulting his friends.”
“The other books in the first contract did much better not fast enough not to cost me that 30% and the books on the next contract did even better than that, so at this point the only slugabed in the group is #1 on the first contract.”
“Though the three of us, especially my wife the slugabed, deserve a huge amount of credit for actually getting up with the alarm and being out the door by 5:30, we were so far off in our estimation of how to see this event that dopeslaps are in order all the way around.”
“Past nine o'clock, slugabed," her cousin replied.”
“Neither, as it turned out, had he ever actually heard the programme himself, being an habitual slugabed who always slept through it.”
“The slugabed skipped the fest in Deauville, France.”
“There's every reason to fret and fume, so start your fuming, you slugabed!”
“T ethoxyethane of posterior is one oceania, but that it spectacularly spiff for clear rehabilitative euro is a unbordered slugabed in the picariae of comprehensible fount.”
“The lady came to the chamber as first she might and finding Ruggieri asleep, nudged him and bade him in a low voice arise, but to no effect, for he replied not neither stirred anywhit; whereat she was somewhat vexed and nudged him more sharply, saying, 'Get up, slugabed!”
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