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English definition of “mope about/around (somewhere)”

mope about/around (somewhere)

phrasal verb with mope     /məʊp/ US  /moʊp/ verb [I] disapproving
to move about without any particular purpose or energy because you are unhappy or disappointed: He was driving me mad, moping about the house all day.General words for movementFeeling sad and unhappy
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