slouch around

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slouch around

To loaf around (some place), as out of leisure, laziness, or boredom. After such a hectic week, I decided to spend the entire weekend slouching around reading books and watching TV. Instead of slouching around the office like that, why don't you go ask the boss for something to work on and actually make yourself useful?
See also: around, slouch

slouch around

to move around with a stooped or bent body. (one may slouch because of age, illness, fatigue, depression, fear, or with the intention of not being observed.) she is slouching around because she is tired. Don't you slouch around when you are tired?
See also: around, slouch
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"We are looking forward to seeing his scraps with Robbo and Edward Kennett who, as everyone knows, are no slouches around our place either."
AMID the opulence of Royal Ascot one or two commentators have pointed out that once the glitz and glamour of this unique week has gone British racing sheds its once-ayear beauty and reverts to being a dowdy hag who slouches around in a pink velour tracksuit, smoking budget cigarettes.
Annabel slouches around in her exotic red satin pyjamas, puffing away at a ciggie and sipping tea.
The former Take That singer prefers dressing down to dressing up, slouches around on stage and is an archetypical lad.
If he slouches around court between points, shoulders hunched, head down and mouth flapping, it doesn't bother him.
The one who slouches around our house and seems to be losing the power of speech?