Origin and Etymology of putz
Definition of putz
Recent Examples of putz from the Web
My normal thing to do is putz around on my antique collection of tractors.
Yoda: Don’t underestimate the wizened little green guy putzing around with a lightsaber.
Golden State has a habit of putzing around for two quarters, letting Zaza Pachulia play too much, and then turning on the jets in the third before burying opponents with ease.
Wait until summer, get a tent and sleeping bag, and go putz around a part of the country.
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