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Laze  v. t.  To waste in sloth; to spend, as time, in idleness; as, to laze away whole days. (Colloq.)

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"Laze" Quotes from Famous Books

... along the road, and he wants to give me the commission for drawing all the gardens for all the station-yards. It will be tremendous for both of us so young in life, and I never dared hope for such a thing. I had only hoped to get a few private gardens of some of my friends to laze and pose over, but this is startling. My mind is beginning to work on in terms of hedges and fountains already and Dickie may ...
— The Tinder-Box • Maria Thompson Daviess

... those who know the laze of houseboating can understand, the hours slipped by in that tiny, tucked-away haven, and it was the middle of the afternoon when Gadabout slowly felt her way out from behind the island and started up the James ...
— Virginia: The Old Dominion • Frank W. Hutchins and Cortelle Hutchins

... die? and she said, 'get another wife.' Now, I just think she has spoiled that man and if she dies first, I hope that he will never find another woman to tread in her footsteps. He ought to have me to deal with. When he got through with me he would never want to laze around ...
— Trial and Triumph • Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

... of the dying-out coast tribes. As well as on Lembarene Island, their villages are scattered along the banks of the Lower Ogowe, and on the shores and islands of Eliva Z'Onlange. On the island they are, so far, undisturbed by the Fan invasion, and laze their lives away like lotus-eaters. Their slaves work their large plantations, and bring up to them magnificent yams, ready prepared ogooma, sweet-potatoes, papaw, etc., not forgetting that delicacy Odeaka cheese; this is not an exclusive inspiration of ...
— Travels in West Africa • Mary H. Kingsley

... almost lived outdoors, and was weatherwise in consequence, looked critically at the western horizon. "I shouldn't be a bit surprised if it rained before night," she said. "You'd better decide to laze ...
— Betty Wales Senior • Margaret Warde

Words linked to "Laze" :   moon, loaf, frig around, loll, moon on, waste one's time, fuck off, lie about, stagnate, lounge around, arse around, work, slug, bum, bum about, daydream

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