dally with

Definition of dally with

  1. 1 :  to do or think about (something) in a way that is not serious He's been dallying with the idea of running for office.

  2. 2 old-fashioned :  to have a casual romantic or sexual relationship with (someone) a married man who has been dallying with another woman

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to act playfully

    :  to play amorously

    :  to deal lightly :  toy

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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