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(countable noun) (informal) Usage note: This term is used by many speakers.
Someone who is lazy or irresponsible and often depends on others or the dole (unemployment benefit) for money.
Example: And on top of all that, we unemployed have to suffer the indignity and brutish criticism of being a "dole bludger ". I want to have a family and a place of my own to live, but I need work to do any of those things before the best years of my life pass me by! (http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/stories/s2965919.htm)
A bludger relaxing on the grass
(photo by k vohsen)