pick (one's) nose

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pick (one's) nose

1. Literally, to remove nasal mucus (i.e., "boogers") with one's finger. Tommy! Quit picking your nose, that's a filthy habit!
2. By extension, to dawdle, fool around, or waste time idly. No wonder we're losing so much money—half our staff just stands around picking their noses for most of the day!
See also: nose, pick
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All you have to do on St Patrick's Day is pick your nose.
THE thing I like best about being a journalist, other than being able to pick your nose while you work, is the post bag.
Maybe he thinks it's cool to pick your nose with leather gloves on, but it's more than likely Mr Revolting was caught off guard, unaware of prying camera lenses.
Would you break wind, go to the loo or pick your nose in front of your partner?