goof around

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goof around

To engage in aimless recreation or frivolous time-wasting; to fool around. Quit goofing around and get back to work already! You'd probably have better grades if you didn't goof around so much in class.
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goof around

to act silly. The kids were all goofing around, waiting for the bus. Stop goofing around!
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goof around

v.
To act foolishly, playfully, or without a clear sense of purpose: The students who goofed around all semester failed the course.
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goof around

verb
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The couple goofed around all throughout the video while answering netizen's queries.
And they found a man's body, and they goofed around. Earlier this week, they uploaded it to YouTube, where it remained until the inevitable backlash.
On the said sighting, Middleton goofed around even (http://www.ibtimes.com/pregnant-kate-middleton-sports-new-hairstyle-dances-paddington-bear-2602269) danced with Paddington Bear.
But the star, 53, didn't have to act when he got touchy feely with Amal, 37, who he married last September, and then goofed around, pulling faces.
He voiced the title character of "The Lorax," goofed around in "Reno 911!: Miami" and appears in the upcoming drama feature "The Wilderness of James" He also is co-starring with former "Taxi" driver Judd Hirsch in "The Sunshine Boys" at L.A.'s Ahmanson Theater.
London, July 3 ( ANI ): Cristiano Ronaldo and his girlfriend Irina Shayk showed off their incredible beach bodies as they goofed around at the beach in St Tropez, France.
The film's daredevil stars, Johnny Knoxville and Ehren McGhehy, goofed around on the red carpet at the movie's New York premiere and, according the Ehren, they had a lot of fun on set as always:
He told us his office was a house in London where a few computer geeks "goofed around." However, what he had to say rather baffled me at the time.
Later he had her in stitches as he goofed around trying on sunhats.
But I had to actually do the reading because my friends would get on me if I wasn't ready or goofed around. So I kind a like them but I didn't like to have to always keep up on things.
She worked well with her love interest, Rick, played by Michael Barker, who was not dissimilar to Frank Spencer, as he goofed around on stage with the other wannabe macho men.
As they goofed around in Baddiel's wardrobe the words "flimsy material" and "excess padding" quickly sprang to mind.
At night we skated out to bars, went to a party, and goofed around with a few locals and some cool kids from Canada.
Jake Ejercito goofed around with daughter Ellie in a series of photographs similar to those taken when she was just three years old.
Later on, he goofed around with Chyna as he encouraged her to throw up hand signals while shouting random comments off camera.