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twiddle one's thumbs

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to spend time doing nothing
  • He twiddled his thumbs in the waiting room before his name was called.

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“Twiddle one's thumbs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twiddle%20one%27s%20thumbs. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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