laze


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laze about

To relax or spend time idly; to do nothing or very little. It's a gorgeous day outside, so you kids get off your butts and quit lazing about! I can't wait to go on my vacation and laze about the beach for two weeks!
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laze around

To relax or spend time idly; to do nothing or very little. It's a gorgeous day outside, so you kids get off your butts and quit lazing around! I can't wait to go on my vacation and laze around the beach for two weeks!
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laze away

1. To be idle or slothful; to be totally inactive. ("Laze" is an informal verbalization of "lazy.") I don't want you lazing away on this sofa for the whole weekend, young man! After a long week of work, there's nothing I like better than to laze away for a while with video games or movies.
2. To pass a certain amount or period of time by being very lazy or idle. In this usage, a noun or pronoun can be used between "laze" and "away." Too many kids just laze the summer away in front of their computers or televisions. In my 20s, I would spend every Friday and Saturday night at the bar with my friends, but now that I have kids, I just want to laze away the evenings at home.
See also: away, laze

laze something away

to spend a period of time being lazy. I just love to sit here and laze the day away. I will laze away the entire day.
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Laze itself is not enough to cause serious burns, Babb said, unless someone is right on top of where lava enters the ocean.
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 ( ANI ): With long weekend round the corner with Republic Day festivity in full fervor, people are all set to laze.
Laze, who is a gun carrier, says he got the idea from an ice-cream shop in Utah that was offering a dollar off purchases for gun carriers.
He loves the heat and likes to laze around in the warmth.
It was another day in paradise, the kind of day when all you want to do is laze on a sandy beach under tropical palms and a brilliant blue sky.
The civil defense notices cautioned motorists, boaters and beachgoers to beware of caustic plumes of "laze" formed from two streams of hot lava pouring into the sea after cutting across Highway 137 on the south coast of Hawaii's Big Island late on Saturday and early Sunday.
And given today's fast paced lifestyle and extremely busy schedules, it would indeed be nice to find time to just laze around and bask in the comfort of one's bedroom.
NOON Eat with friends and family overlooking the Timbavati River where crocodiles laze in the sun and hippos swim.
If you're more of a glamper - a glamorous camper - then our deals on home-from-home comforts mean you won't have to sacrifice life's little luxuries as you laze under the stars.
It was the same here 100 years ago when the pale look was all the rage and a tanned face didn't mean you had the money to laze around in the Med, it meant you were a farm labourer.
LANZAROTE: Laze in the Lanzarote sun for only PS322pp, staying for 14-nights on a self-catering basis at the Las Gaviotas Green Bay in Matagorda.
All Around Pizza owner Jay Laze said that he got the idea from a similar incentive offered by a frozen yogurt store in Utah, and added that the discount is a way to show his support for the Second Amendment in the US Constitution, New York Daily News reports.
If you flaunt your gun inside All Around Pizza in Virginia Beach, Va., owner Jay Laze won't call the cops.
It owes even more to the input of working wives and working single parents, who are constantly urged to get on their bikes and not laze around at home caring for a couple of toddlers.