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tool around (in something)

to go around in a car; to speed around in a car. Who is that kid tooling around in that souped-up car? Ann spends a lot of time tooling around in her new car.
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tool around

in. to drive or cruise around. (see also tool.) We tooled around for a while and then rented a horror movie.
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Patrons will use them to peruse the menu, order their drinks and meal, play games in which all can participate, watch musicvideos, flick through a virtual art gallery and tool around Playdium's "parallel universe," populated by a soap-opera set.
It will appear at local Home Depots for demonstrations, and will tool around suburban neighborhoods helping DIY-ers (do-it-yourselfers) stay safe by giving away free safety products.
100% compatible with Apple HomeKit, the lights can even be programmed to sync with your favorite music, making it a handy decorating tool around the holidays.
They tool around the country in their spiffily shlocky 1967 Chevy Impala, hunting down ghouls.
The gimmick employed by the women - Clarissa Dickson Wright and Jennifer Paterson, both Brits - is to tool around the English countryside in a motorcycle and sidecar.
Spring has sprung and May is National Home Improvement Month, which means those with a flair for fixing, building and renovating are unlocking their sheds and getting ready to tool around.
Contract notice: Realization, Implementation And Maintenance Of An Educational Software Tool Around The Lcdr Collection Of Contemporary Art Museum Of Bordeaux In Connection With The Activities Destinies Has A Public School.
She used to tool around in a Chrysler LeBaron before switching to the white Solara with a tan ragtop four years ago and plans on keeping the Toyota when the lease comes up next year.
To help the adoption, Artisan has enhanced its library characterization tool around Synopsys characterization guidelines to generate Liberty(TM) (.
Contract notice: Realisation, implementation and maintenance on an educational computer tool around the museum collection lcdr of contemporary art bordeaux in connection with the activities destinies has a public school.
And in Los Angeles, Jumbo Jim and the City ``Clowncil'' have nice new sport-utility vehicles and luxury automobiles to tool around in - all at our own expense - and now they have awarded themselves another raise.
The project also aims to help the national government achieve its development goals faster and make those gains more sustainable by extending financial services through technologies like mobile money, said USAID Deputy Assistant Administrator Greg Beck, Mobile money is, indeed, a proven effective development tool around the world to make governments more efficient, transparent and accountable in deploying public funds for social services.
They're even given a cool set of wheels to tool around in, even though those who had it before them were killed for its rarefied access to mobility.
Sure, it's only for the weekend, but who wouldn't want to tool around the countryside, pretending to be a millionaire, if only for a little while?
She added : "Pfizer is committed to ensuring adult vaccination is prioritized as a key preventive tool around the globe thereby helping protect this population from infectious diseases as they age".