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English definition of “mope around (somewhere)”

mope around (somewhere)

( UK also mope about (somewhere))
verb [I] uk phrasal verb with mope   /məʊp/ us    /moʊp/ disapproving
to move from one place to another without any particular purpose or energy, because you are unhappy or disappointed: He was driving me mad, moping around the house all day.
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