Slowback Slow"back`, n. A lubber; an idle fellow; a loiterer. [Old Slang] --Dr. Favour. [1913 Webster]

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  • slowback — slowˈback noun (obsolete) A lazy person • • • Main Entry: ↑slow …   Useful english dictionary

  • idler — n. Drone, sluggard, laggard, lounger, dawdler, trifler, doodle, slowback, inefficient person …   New dictionary of synonyms

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