Definition of piddle around
chiefly US, informal
: to waste time doing something that is not important or useful We should stop piddling around and get busy.
Word by Word Definitions
: dawdle, putter
: in a circle or in circumference
: in, along, or through a circuit
: on all or various sides : in every or any direction
: on all sides of
: so as to encircle or enclose
: so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of
: being in existence, evidence, or circulation
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up piddle around? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).