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GOLDBRICK





Definition:

  1. [noun] a soldier who performs his duties without proper care or effort

  2. [noun] an idle worthless person
    Synonyms: goof-off, ne'er-do-well, good-for-nothing, good-for-naught

  3. [noun] a brick-shaped block that looks like gold but is not

  4. [noun] anything that is supposed to be valuable but turns out to be worthless

  5. [verb] deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
    Synonyms: victimize, swindle, rook, nobble, diddle, bunco, defraud, scam, mulct, gyp, con

  6. [verb] avoid (one's assigned duties); "The derelict soldier shirked his duties"
    Synonyms: fiddle, shirk, shrink from

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