mooch about (somewhere)

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mooch about (somewhere)

To waste time or loiter (somewhere); to spend time (somewhere) idly or listlessly. Primarily heard in UK. I got off work a little early, so I'm just going to mooch about in the city centre for a bit before I head home. John's taken to mooching about his flat all day long ever since he lost his job.
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Jump on a plane for a city break in Europe or just mooch about the beautiful Welsh countryside - anything's better than languishing at your desk, right?
So if you have to mooch about heavy showers forecast, a stylish new umbrella is always a good buy.