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mope about (somewhere)

To spend or waste time (somewhere) in a brooding, listless state due to being upset, unhappy, dejected, etc. Primarily heard in UK. John's just been moping about the flat all day long ever since he lost his job. I know you're sad about being stood up by your date, but quit moping about and go do something with your evening!
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mope around

To spend or waste time in a brooding, listless state due to being upset, unhappy, dejected, etc. John's just been moping around the house all day long ever since he lost his job. I know you're sad around being stood up by your date, but quit moping around and go do something with your evening!
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mope around

to go about in a depressed state. Since her dog ran away, Sally mopes around all day. Don't mope around. Cheer up!
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mope around

verb
See mope
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Mopeds can be a cost effective way for people to overcome rural isolation - and using mopeds to get to work has many environmental benefits.
He told police he had been on his moped, which matched the description given by the callers, but was wearing dungaree shorts under a long shirt, which may have given the appearance that he was partially unclothed.
Local police inspector Lawrence Bone said they had a problem with youths riding mopeds dangerously.
The moped cop will be based in the village of Eaglesham and cover a 40- mile area, taking in well-heeled suburbs such as Thornton-hall and Newton Mearns.
George, hikers and moped driver can share wide trail amicably.
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During the robbery, one of the two jumped off the moped and forcibly removed a ring from her finger.
A Yamaha moped and a Land Rover Discovery were involved in the collision which happened just before 3.
The inspiration for the ride came when Mike wanted to do something in memory of his friend, Clive Smout, who passed away from cancer, and it was then that the Cancer Research Wales Moped Challenge was born.
A PAIR of violent robbers who battered a 16-year-old boy after taking a shine to his moped in a Huddersfield park failed in appeals against their sentences.
Starting at only $1,999, the 100% electric Flux Moped will elevate your expectations from a vehicle and transform the way you get around town.
POLICE are reminding motorbike and moped owners to keep their bikes secure.
AN Audi driver who collided head-on with a moped while overtaking was jailed and told by a judge his driving was "foolish, arrogant, impatient and very dangerous".
The man, 36, had confronted two moped riders over dangerous driving after they travelled the wrong way down a one-way street.
A MOPED rider died because a motorist pulled out on to a road too quickly, it has been claimed.