1. [ verb ] sit or recline comfortably

"He was lounging on the sofa"

Related terms: sit lounger
2. [ noun ] (housing) an upholstered seat for more than one person
Synonyms: couch sofa
Related terms: seat divan daybed love_seat settee squab convertible
3. [ verb ] be about
Synonyms: hang_around linger loiter tarry mill_about lurk lallygag loaf mill_around mess_about lollygag footle

"The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square" "Who is this man that is hanging around the department?"

Related terms: be prowl loiterer
4. [ noun ] a public room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can wait
Synonyms: waiting_area waiting_room
Related terms: room departure_lounge cloakroom
Similar spelling:   Longe