bum around

variants: or British

bum about

Definition of bum around

informal

  1. 1 :  to spend time relaxing in (a place) instead of working <I spent the whole day just bumming around the house.>

  2. 2 :  to spend time living and traveling in (a place) without a job or much money <After graduation, she bummed around Mexico for a while.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  buttocks

  1. :  of poor quality or nature

    :  not valid or deserved

    :  not pleasant or enjoyable

  1. :  loaf

    :  to obtain by asking or begging :  cadge

  1. :  one who sponges (see 2sponge 2) off others and avoids work

    :  one who performs a function poorly

    :  one whose time is devoted to a recreational activity

  1. :  a drinking spree :  bender

  1. :  disappoint, depress

aroundplay
  1. :  in a circle or in circumference

    :  in, along, or through a circuit

    :  on all or various sides :  in every or any direction

  1. :  on all sides of

    :  so as to encircle or enclose

    :  so as to avoid or get past :  on or to another side of

  1. :  about

    :  being in existence, evidence, or circulation


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