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  • n. Plural form of goldbrick.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of goldbrick.

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Examples

  • This is the same editor who once said "all the laziest goof-offs and goldbricks in the newsroom" where he began his career were union officials — and that the unionized New York Times editorial writers are nothing more than "limousine liberals."

    The Media Auto Know Better: Fueling the Anti-Union Fires

  • Bunch of inept, lollygagging goldbricks, that's all they were.

    A Baby For Emily

  • Some of the ablest commanders in our service have abided by this rule: They never denied the man who had a legitimate reason for transfer, and they never shuffled off their lemons and goldbricks under a false label.

    The Armed Forces Officer Department of the Army Pamphlet 600-2

  • If we underpay public-sector employees we'll attract mediocre talent - the dreaded inept bureaucrats, goldbricks and paper pushers who midwife inefficiency.

    chicagotribune.com - News

  • Can someone explain to me why we are paying these goldbricks anything?

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