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Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to travel or journey, especially to walk on foot”?

Origin of shilly-shally

1690–1700; orig. repeated question, shall I? shall I? later altered on the model of its synonym dilly-dally

OTHER WORDS FROM shilly-shally

shil·ly-shal·li·er, noun

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