deadbeat noun definition in Lazy topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Lazy topic
1 (especially North American English) a lazy person; a person with no job and no money, who is not part of normal society2 (North American English) a person or company that tries to avoid paying their debts3 (also deadbeat dad) (North American English) a father who does not live with his children and does not pay their mother any money to take care of them