be at a loose end(redirected from be at loose ends)
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be at a loose end
To have nothing to do, often resulting in boredom. Primarily heard in UK, Australia. Connie is at a loose end because she finished all of her chores early. My plans were canceled, so I'm at a loose end now.
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