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It was rather amusing to see the chefs faff around as they attempted to fill choux buns with cream, create their caramel and build a tower fit for a French patisserie.
Dot catches Charlie and Carol unawares as they faff around with her toothbrush to get a saliva sample.
Nonsense It's a nonsense to frame their achievements - the result of punishing training regimes and self-sacrifice - alongside those of the big girls' blouses who run around the handball court or faff around on the vulgar beach constructed at Horse Guards Parade.
What was the point in last week's episode of having everyone faff around classrooms doing role-play with a load of school kids prior to performing a gig for them?
In fact in story mode I actually found it easier to use the DualShock controller than to faff around with the Move - frustrating is not the word.
Nothing infuriates me more than when I want to take them out somewhere and I am in the car, engine running while they faff around trying to find their shoes that are always kept in the shoebox or their fleeces that are always hanging up on their pegs
You put them in your hair, faff around painting nails and drinking Bucks Fizz for 30 minutes, and then, 'Abracadabra
At least you don't have to faff around with two applications, but I did wonder if it meant the staying power would be limited.
It has been a tactic of trainers not to run or to faff around in hurdles in Ireland.
If life's too short to faff around with fake tan (and let's face it, the stuff always looks orange in January light) here's make-up artist Daniel Sandler's guide to being a porcelain princess like Liv Tyler.
But it's been updated to the present day (so much cheaper than having to faff around with 1980's period detail) so its cultural reference points are Alan Sugar, David Cameron and Gok Wan, instead of Star Wars and Selina Scott.
But it's been updated to the present day (so much cheaper than having to faff around with 1980s period detail) so its cultural reference points are Alan Sugar, David Cameron and Gok Wan, instead of Star Wars and Selina Scott.
Quote: "I want to work really hard and I want to be challenged - I don't want to faff around.