Definition of Dawdlers

1. Noun. (plural of dawdler) ¹



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Definition of Dawdlers

1. dawdler [n] - See also: dawdler

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dawdlers

davy jones
davyne
davyum
daw
dawah
dawbries
dawbry
dawcock
dawcocks
dawd
dawded
dawding
dawdle
dawdled
dawdler
dawdlers (current term)
dawdles
dawdling
dawdlingly
dawds
dawed
dawen
dawghtor
dawgs
dawing
dawings
dawish
dawk
dawks
dawn

Literary usage of Dawdlers

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1. The Popular Science Monthly (1893)
"They were more content with two dawdlers and in- efficients, than with one brisk, energetic, and go-ahead fellow, who served them in better fashion. ..."

2. The Popular Science Monthly by Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) (1893)
"They were more content with two dawdlers and in- efficients, than with one brisk, energetic, and go-ahead fellow, who served them in better ..."

3. The Life and Letters of the Reverend Adam Sedgwick by John Willis Clark, Thomas McKenny Hughes (1890)
"How many there are of this abominable class of dawdlers! ... I believe that dawdlers, who have been very prolific, have bred a race of grumblers; ..."

4. Poetry by Modern Poetry Association (1916)
"... to moor at alien slips; For dreamers, dawdlers, martyrs, pioneers, Not for this golden mote. To her appears No hovering dark that prophesies eclipse. ..."

5. In Darkest Africa, Or, The Quest, Rescue, and Retreat of Emin, Governor of by Sir Henry Morton Stanley (1890)
"... saves the goods from being robbed—for frequently these dawdlers lag behind purposely for such intentions—and the day ends happily for all, ..."

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