clock watcher

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{i} person who is eager for the time to pass (at work, school etc.); one who watches the time in a close manner
a worker preoccupied with the arrival of quitting time
A person who is eager for time to pass (e.g., at work or school), especially when faced with an undesirable task

The teacher had a heart-to-heart talk with the student who was a clock-watcher, stressing the importance of putting his mind to his schoolwork.

clock watcher


    clock watch·er

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    kläk wäçır


    /ˈkläk ˈwäʧər/ /ˈklɑːk ˈwɑːʧɜr/