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fooling around

verb
present participle of fool around

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1 to engage in attention-getting playful or boisterous behavior
  • quit fooling around on the jungle gym, or you'll get hurt

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2 to spend time in aimless activity
  • we fooled around outdoors for a while, then went in to get some work done

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“Fooling around.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fooling%20around. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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