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Lazy Lobkin

(A). A lob (says Halliwell) is “the last person in a race.” (Somersetshire). (Welsh llob, a dolt, our “lubber.”)

“A lazy lobkin, like an idle loute.”

Breton: Olde Madcappes, etc. (1602).

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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