One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Shirking responsibility and living off the efforts of others.‘they are on the bludge looking for good times at the taxpayers' expense’
- ‘It is often stated by sycophants on the bludge, that, "If it isn't broken, then don't fix it."’
- ‘It makes companies go on the bludge rather than work towards a profit.’
- ‘This is just another family on the bludge, using a compliant media who fail to do basic research.’
- ‘Good on the Baltic countries for sorting out their own stuff and taking a bit of pain instead of going on the bludge.’
- ‘They are flat broke and will probably go on the bludge expecting us to pay for their expensive art exhibition.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.