verb \ˈlä-lē-ˌgag\

: to spend time doing things that are not useful or serious : to fool around and waste time


Full Definition of LOLLYGAG

intransitive verb
:  fool around 1, :  dawdle

Variants of LOLLYGAG

lol·ly·gag also lal·ly·gag \ˈlä-lē-ˌgag\

Examples of LOLLYGAG

  1. He was kicked off the team for lollygagging during practice.
  2. Stop lollygagging around and get to work!

Origin of LOLLYGAG

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1868


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