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Examples from the Web for lollygagging
And that's the way they do it, lollygagging all about the ship and letting me drink myself to death.A Son Of The Sun
- (intr) a variant of lallygag
Word Origin and History for lollygagging
"dawdle, dally," 1862, lallygag, American English, perhaps from dialectal lolly "tongue" + gag "deceive, trick." Related: Lollygagged; lollygagging.
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