An idle or incompetent person.
layabout, good-for-nothing, sluggard, slug, laggardView synonyms
- ‘Looks to me like you're the lurdan here.’
- ‘Whenever Africans try to economise their own resources, the overdeveloped countries, defensively defamate reason as lurdan, unhelpful, and primitive.’
Middle English: from Old French lourdin, from lourd heavy lort foolish from Latin luridus lurid.