Definition of faineant
English to English
- disinclined to work or exertion
Faineant kings under whose rule the country languished.
An indolent hanger-on.
Too lazy to wash the dishes.
Shiftless idle youth.
The unemployed are not necessarily work-shy.
source: WordNet 3.0
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