lie about

phrasal verb

Definition of lie about 

British

1 : to be lying in a disordered way He always had a lot of clothes lying about (his flat).

2 : to be somewhere within a general area or place I know that pen is lying about here somewhere.

3 : to spend time resting in a lazy way She spent the whole day just lying about.

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