[ fuhts ]
/ fʌts /
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verb (used without object)
to pass time in idleness (usually followed by around).
a fool; simpleton.
futz (around) with, to handle or deal with, especially idly, reluctantly, or as a time-consuming task: I spent all day futzing with those file folders.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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