They believe that a trusted company client is unlikely to recommend that they employ a layabout .
‘How'd you get mixed up with that layabout?’
‘I wasn't looked upon as being a layabout or a waster,’ he said.
Antoine is a layabout slacker who lives in a lounge at a health club where a friend lets him stay.
No, fancy stuff like that was for the layabouts , the good-for-nothings, the dreamers, those who didn't have a clue as to what was what.
Where can I go to get respite care from these louts and layabouts who are ruining my quality of life in York?
Then all these scruffy layabouts who had nothing better to do with their time than try to prevent law-abiding country folk from tearing foxes apart could be arrested and prosecuted.
Well, I must be going - I have to be up early for work in the morning - pay all those taxes to subsidise you the layabouts long term unemployed.
That system was not put in place to encourage layabouts , but to help people who had fallen on hard times through no fault of their own.
She said: ‘People are just jumping to conclusions and saying they're all layabouts .’