English to Afrikaans Meaning :: sluggard

Sluggard :
luiaard
- luiaardleeglêers
 

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Noun(1) an idle slothful person

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(1) This disposes of the last remnant of his reputation and wholly destroys his main usefulness as a moral agent, since it will make the sluggard hesitate to go to him any more.(2) When dawn breaks, this nocturnal bird turns into an impossible sluggard .(3) Like a person sitting in the car park outside the gym, knowing they've got to go in and get exercising, I am perpetually a conversational sluggard .(4) It's amazing how much guilt I enjoy loading myself with - the guilt of being a sluggard .(5) Is it the sluggard who refuses to seek work when there is work available?(6) Far from being a national icon, Bonaparte is a weakling, a coward, a sluggard , and an ignoramus.(7) We make the busy bee look like a lazy creature, and the industrious ant, a sluggard .(8) Franklin's admonition ÔÇÿUp sluggard and waste not life; in the grave will be sleeping enoughÔÇÖ has rung in Hall's ears throughout the transformation.(9) We are also enjoined to learn lessons from animals: ÔÇÿGo to the ant, you sluggard , see its ways and become wise!ÔÇÖ(10) The graffiti-daubing sluggard who, at Oxford University only sixteen years earlier, had spent more time drinking than working had come a very long way.(11) Dujon had not chosen welfare because she was a sluggard or had a baby out of wedlock.(12) If, on the other hand, we say of a boy, ÔÇÿHe's not going anywhere,ÔÇÖ we are not praising his steadfastness but damning him as an ambitionless sluggard .(13) You have no decency in you, you drunken sluggard !(14) He planned to write 137 novels in his Comedie Humaine, but - the sluggard !(15) The fact that there is a sluggardly plaintiff does not necessarily mean that is the end of it, so far as you are concerned.(16) He was a confirmed loser, the most sluggardly of his Cambridge set.
Synonyms
Noun
1. ne'er-do-well ::
deugniet-goed
2. layabout ::
landloper
3. do-nothing ::
doen niks
5. loafer ::
leeglêer
6. lounger ::
lounger
7. good-for-nothing ::
goed vir niks
9. underachiever ::
onderpresteerder
10. slacker ::
uitdraaier
11. slug ::
slak
12. lazybones ::
luiwammes
13. bum ::
boude
14. couch potato ::
stoelpatat
Antonyms
1. doer ::
dader
2. go-ahead ::
gaan voort
Different Forms
sluggard, sluggards
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