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lollygag

verb lol·ly·gag \ˈlä-lē-ˌgag\

Simple Definition of lollygag

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

Full Definition of lollygag

lol·ly·gaggedlol·ly·gag·ging

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  fool around 1, :  dawdle

Examples of lollygag

  1. He was kicked off the team for lollygagging during practice.

  2. Stop lollygagging around and get to work!



Variants of lollygag

also lal·ly·gag \ˈlä-lē-ˌgag\

Origin of lollygag

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1868


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