moon around

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moon around

To waste time idly, languidly, or aimlessly (in some place); to loiter or loaf around (some place). She's always been an introspective child, preferring to just moon around and contemplate the world rather than playing with other kids. Quit mooning around the house like that—go play outside or something!
See also: around, moon
References in classic literature ?
So Wilson mooned around, thinking, thinking, guessing, guessing, day and night, and arriving nowhere.
"I've never mooned around or got depressed and I think my kids have picked up on that," she says stoutly.