Aug 2, 2019

Couch Potato – Idioms Meaning and Examples

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A person who spends a lot of time sitting idle

a person who spends a lot of time watching TV

a lazy TV addict person

a lazy person


Every time I come home, I see that you are a couch potato, sitting with a bowl of chips.

Don’t date a couch potato, date someone who loves to go out, explore new places, and enjoys outdoor games.

You are becoming a couch potato after your school has closed. You should go out and play.

Ask your brother to be more active and less couch potato.

Similar Idiom

like a bump on a log

John sat in his tent all day like a bump on a log while everyone else was out playing on the playground.

Opposite Idioms

as busy as a bee

I understand you that had been as busy as a bee the whole week, but that does not mean you don’t have time for your friends.

bundle of energy

Charlie is a bundle of energy, its great to have him around.

busy as a beaver

I was busy as a beaver to complete the project.

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