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English definition of “horse around/about”

horse around/about

informal phrasal verb with horse     /hɔːs/ US  /hɔːrs/ verb
to behave in a silly and noisy way: He was horsing around in the kitchen and broke my favourite bowl.Behaving in a silly way
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