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Word: dawdle

Definition: loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing


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::: impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
::: rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
::: munificent - very generous in giving; Ex. munificent benefactor; N. munificience
::: compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
::: beleaguer - besiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset
::: fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
::: rummage - ransack; thoroughly search
::: exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
::: dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
::: disport - amuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert