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mope around (somewhere)

(UK also mope about (somewhere))
phrasal verb with mope uk   /məʊp/  us   /moʊp/ verb [I] 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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