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English definition of “goof around”

goof around

US informal
verb [I or T] uk phrasal verb with goof   /ɡuːf/ mainly US informal us  
to spend time doing nothing important or behaving in a silly way: The boys spent the whole summer just goofing around.Behaving in a silly way
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