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OTHER WORDS FROM loiterloi·ter·er, noun
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How to use loiter in a sentence
Today, his berths are full and four of the ships loitering in San Pedro Bay are impatient for a spot.
Wood said in a later interview that he wished he could have told that man about all the times he’d felt profiled by police — beginning when an officer warned him as a middle-schooler about loitering as he played basketball.In D.C., high-profile crimes spur hard conversations: ‘Walk a mile in my shoes’|Rachel Chason, Emily Davies|July 30, 2021|Washington Post
On another night, that bunch of teens loitering on a street corner was our pod analyzing the use of public space with a fellow parent, an urban planner.We created a pandemic pod for our high schoolers. It was just what we all needed.|Sara Lippmann, Holly Ojalvo|June 4, 2021|Washington Post
It was within an hour of midnight, and the weather being dark and piercing cold, he had no great temptation to loiter.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
We may not loiter along the Nithdale road, rich as it is in traditions and relics of the past.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
I believe that is why Jim has a definite camping place in mind for each day and doesnt let us loiter much along the way.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
Much depends, however, whether the object of the cruise is to loiter about and fish, or to sail and cover the ground.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
Paul, the owner, would loiter in the rear, but was always on hand when we halted for meals.