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loaf around

To waste time being idle; to spend time doing little or nothing. Quit loafing around and help me take out the trash! After the stressful week that I had, I'm looking forward to just loafing around the house for the weekend.
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loaf around

to waste time; to idle the time away doing almost nothing. Every time I see you, you are just loafing around. I enjoy loafing around on the weekend.
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More amazingly, it has expanded my canvas: I can now write the way street photographers shoot -- out in the world, whenever the muse strikes me (or more likely, when I'm loafing around, procrastinating on some other piece of writing).
Afraid to admit that they've spent the 19th, 20th and now 21st centuries loafing around, Nandor and company try to make up for lost time.
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She is reluctant, as she is loafing around without make-up.
loafing around Add the remaining ingredients, except the egg whites, to the ground pistachios and mix together, then tip into the wet mixture and stir to combine, making sure that all the dry ingredients are moist.
Mix the egg yolks, olive oil, loafing around orange juice and vanilla extract together in a large bowl until smooth.
LOAFING AROUND IN ALTAMURA BREAD is a staple in Altamura, I realise as I watch locals queue up for freshly-baked loaves outside the Di Gesu bakery.
LOAFING AROUND BREAD is a staple in Altamura, I realise as I watch locals queue up for freshly-baked loaves outside the Di Gesu bakery.
Yesterday he was more like a huge, friendly dog, loafing around the pitch looking for scraps.
That's why you see them sleeping on the job or loafing around at the precincts because they think that the streets should only be for street sweepers or traffic aides.
Nor is he loafing around, waiting on the sidelines to see what happens.
What an appalling list of nuisances, drug abusers and petty crooks there seem to be loafing around our railway platforms making life difficult both for staff and passengers.