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mope about (somewhere)

To spend or waste time (somewhere) in a brooding, listless state due to being upset, unhappy, dejected, etc. Primarily heard in UK. John's just been moping about the flat all day long ever since he lost his job. I know you're sad about being stood up by your date, but quit moping about and go do something with your evening!
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mope around

To spend or waste time in a brooding, listless state due to being upset, unhappy, dejected, etc. John's just been moping around the house all day long ever since he lost his job. I know you're sad around being stood up by your date, but quit moping around and go do something with your evening!
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mope around

to go about in a depressed state. Since her dog ran away, Sally mopes around all day. Don't mope around. Cheer up!
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mope around

verb
See mope
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"He had travel insurance but they wouldn't pay out as he didn't have a licence to ride the moped and no return flight booked.
"These people on mopeds are acting unlawfully and committing crimes," she said.
At todays meeting, Jan Hart from Islington Council shared their local strategy which contributed in moped crime falling 60%.
An ambulance and community paramedic were sent to the scene and found the moped rider to be conscious but suffering from a leg injury.
A 52-year-old man had a corrosive substance thrown in his face by two males on a moped. The victim was also riding a moped but the suspects again got away empty handed.
At the start of the rampage, a 32-year-old moped driver had been approached by the pair as he drove towards the Hackney Road junction with Queensbridge Road.
I stopped the vehicle immediately." " Some witnesses who gave evidence on Monday said they remembered seeing the defendant's moped steer into the path of Mr Kassim's immediately before the collision.Defence barrister Hilary Roberts suggested the camera footage showed instead that Mr Kassim's more powerful moped collided with the defendant's as he tried to pass between him and the lorry.
A 16-year-old male riding the Gilera moped was left with a broken ankle following a crash with a Suzuki car on New Hey Road, on Friday, April 18.
POLICE are reminding motorbike and moped owners to keep their bikes secure.
In Marion County, Ind., a female police officer spotted a guy speeding and swerving on his moped--not a motorcycle, not even a motorbike, but a moped, for Pete's sake!
Earlier, in a separate incident, a man was hurt after his moped and a minibus crashed.
A 72-year-old Eugene man died Sunday evening after the moped he was riding collided with a car shortly before 6 p.m.
His response was to create the Medicaid Out-Patient Eligibility Department, or MOPED, an office within BGMC that helps patients get not only Medicaid, but also food stamps, short-term cash and help with utilities.
Not really; it's a collection of photos from various moped trips, including to the tip of Chile, which is pretty nutso without some fallback cash.