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beach bum

noun, Informal.
an idle person who habitually spends time on or near a beach.
Origin of beach bum
First recorded in 1960-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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beach bum

noun phrase

A man who frequents beaches, esp one who is a surfer, who conspicuously shows his muscles, etc (1960s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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