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Another word for drone

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Noun
  1. A self-indulgent person who spends time avoiding work or other useful activity

    See also:

    industrious

Another word for drone

Noun
  1. A continuous sound

      1. The act of vibrating.
      2. The condition of being vibrated.
      3. A rapid linear motion of a particle or of an elastic solid about an equilibrium position.
      1. To make a low droning or vibrating sound like that of a bee.
      2. To talk, often excitedly, in low tones.
      3. To be abuzz; hum:
      1. To emit a continuous low droning sound like that of the speech sound (m) when prolonged.
      2. To emit the continuous droning sound of a bee on the wing; buzz.
      3. To give forth a low continuous drone blended of many sounds:
    See also:

    noise

  2. An idle person

      1. An organism that lives and feeds on or in an organism of a different species and causes harm to its host.
      2. One who habitually takes advantage of the generosity of others without making any useful return.
      3. One who lives off and flatters the rich; a sycophant.
      1. One who is habitually idle:
      1. a person who wastes time and does no work; lazy person
      2. a gear placed between two others to transfer motion from one to the other without changing their direction or speed
      3. a pulley riding loosely on a shaft, pressing against a belt to guide it or take up the slack
    See also:

    loafer

Verb
      1. To talk incoherently or aimlessly.
      2. To move or act aimlessly or vaguely; wander.
      1. To move back and forth or to and fro, especially rhythmically and rapidly:
      2. To progress in a given direction while moving back and forth rapidly:
      3. To be in a state of great activity, excitement, or agitation:
      1. To make a low droning or vibrating sound like that of a bee.
      2. To talk, often excitedly, in low tones.
      3. To be abuzz; hum:
      1. To emit a continuous low droning sound like that of the speech sound (m) when prolonged.
      2. To emit the continuous droning sound of a bee on the wing; buzz.
      3. To give forth a low continuous drone blended of many sounds: