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fribbling

verb
present participle of fribble

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to spend time in aimless activity
  • somehow, he managed to spend the whole morning fribbling instead of doing his assigned work

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“Fribbling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fribbling. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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