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goof around

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of goof around

  1. to spend time in aimless activity we've been goofing around long enough; it's time to get some real work done Synonyms doodle, fool around, fribble, fiddle (around), hang about [British], kick around, mess around, monkey (around), play, potter (around), putter (around), trifleRelated Words dally, dawdle, dillydally, hang (around or out), idle, loaf, loll, lounge; clown (around), horse around; diddle (with), tinkerNear Antonyms buckle (down), knuckle down, set (to), settle (down)


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