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dilly-dally


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dilly-dally  \Dil"ly-dal`ly\,  v.  i.  [See  {Dally}.] 
  To  loiter  or  trifle;  to  waste  time. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dilly-dally 
  v  :  postpone  doing  what  one  should  be  doing  "He  did  not  want  to 
  write  the  letter  and  procrastinated  for  days"  [syn:  {procrastinate}, 
  {stall},  {drag  one's  feet}] 




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