Definition of dawdler:
poke, bourdon, prevue, jabbing, lick, fast, drone, slug, lag, biff, tarrier, clout, jab, dilly-dallier, droning, procrastinator, garget, punch, lagger, carrier bag, radio-controlled aircraft, drone pipe, thrusting, monotone, straggler, pilotless aircraft, poking, paper bag, trailer, pigeon berry, thrust, house trailer, sack, laggard, scoke, preview.
idler (part of speech: noun)
- clock watcher,
- lounge lizard,
- couch potato,
- "Jack Tier or The Florida Reef", James Fenimore Cooper.
The enemy gave the garrison no rest night nor day, and it had long become evident that the young volunteer, whose name was so potent on the Genoa Exchange, was not a man of straw nor a dawdler, however the superseded veterans might grumble.- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
- "Helmet of Navarre", Bertha Runkle.