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Word: loiter

Definition: hang about/around; stand idly about; linger


Sentences Containing 'loiter'

A number are still operated on contracts for cargo and fire control applications, as their piston engines offer good fuel specifics as low altitudes, and longer loiter times.
Domo Genesis made his TV debut in the tenth episode of Odd Future's show, Loiter Squad, as Young Gunshot, his gangsta rap alter ego.
The proposed UAVs would have a long loiter time, up to 24 hours per flight, so that there would be a "perpetual orbit", of an aircraft above an airport.

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