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twiddling one's thumbs

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present participle of twiddle one's thumbs

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“Twiddling one's thumbs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twiddling%20one%27s%20thumbs. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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