dole bludger

noun Australian Slang.

a person who collects unemployment benefits but makes no serious effort to get work.

Origin of dole bludger

see origin at bludge Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for dole bludger

dole bludger


Australian slang, offensive a person who draws unemployment benefit without making any attempt to find work
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