noun Date: 1957 one who engages in foot-dragging

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • holdout — n 1. milker, exploiter, moneymonger, money grubber; hard bargainer, tough customer, stubborn or unyielding person, Inf. mule; staller, delayer, Inf. footdragger. 2. damper, kill joy, wet blanket, Sl. party pooper, Sl. crape hanger …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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