loafing loafing

Definition(s):

  • (n) having no employment

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Pilot Cooper persuaded Polish authorities to let him recruit a squadron of War-trained pilots still loafing in Paris cafes.
  2. Here are ten things to do this summer that are free or cheap, and that are at least more productive than loafing on the couch.
  3. Hundreds, strolling along the lanes of Asakusa, picking over the merchandise, loafing on the corners.

News

  1. Today's Top 5: Monday

    Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, June 17, 2013 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing . * Monday Jazz Jam at Poor Richard's Book Shoppe * Lucius at Stage Door Theater * All You Can Bowl at Strike City * The Monday Night Allstars at Double Door Inn * SIN Best of the 80's at Comet Grill [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Charlotte

  2. Today's Top 5: Sunday

    Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, June 16, 2013 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing . * The Divine Sister at Actor's Theatre of Charlotte * The Color Purple at Ovens Auditorium * Juneteenth Festival of the Carolinas at Independence Park * Charlotte Knights vs. the Columbus Clippers at Charlotte Knights Stadium * Carnaval Carolina at ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Charlotte

  3. Today's Top 5: Saturday

    Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, June 15, 2013 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing . * Brew Stash Bash at U.S. National Whitewater Center * Grizzly Bear at Uptown Amphitheater * 2013 Connolly Cup at Elon Park * Charlotte Speed Demons at Metrolina Tradeshow Expo * Beatles Tribute Night at Knight Theater [ Subscribe to the comments on ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Charlotte

Quotes

  1. "Adam Dunn looks like a monkey with a football in left field," Cunningham said. "He has to have consequences for what he does. That is again a loafing ballplayer who ...... would have blew a .15 if someone gave (him) the intoxilizer last...
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Bill Cunningham Source: Cincinnati Enquirer

  2. "I think we're fighting our (butts) off," said Detroit manager Jim Leyland. "We know what's at stake. I didn't see anybody loafing, not caring. They looked pretty excited to win to me."
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Jim Leyland Source: Sports Network

  3. "It's OK if he goes out there and he's not worried about people saying, 'He's loafing after the ball,'" Torre said. "If he plays, we'll encourage him to be measured with what he does. Let the ball go to the wall."
    on Mar 24, 2009 By: Joe Torre Source: MLB.com

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