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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 faineant
 懶惰者,無所事事者(a.)懶惰的,無所事事的

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 fai·ne·ant, fai·né·ant a.  Doing nothing; shiftless; disinclined to work or exertion.
 Syn: -- bone-idle, bone-lazy, do-nothing(prenominal), indolent, lazy, otiose, shiftless, slothful, workshy, work-shy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 fai·ne·ant, fai·né·ant n.  A do-nothing; an idle fellow; a sluggard.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 faineant
      adj : disinclined to work or exertion; "faineant kings under whose
            rule the country languished"; "an indolent hanger-on";
            "too lazy to wash the dishes"; "shiftless idle youth";
            "slothful employees"; "the unemployed are not
            necessarily work-shy" [syn: indolent, lazy, otiose,
             slothful, work-shy]