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English definition of “ponce about/around”

ponce about/around

(NOT HELPFUL) informal disapproving phrasal verb with ponce     /pɒns/ US  /pɑːns/ verb
to waste time doing silly things that do not achieve anything or help anyone: There's no time for poncing around - we've got to get these boxes packed by this evening .Delaying and wasting time
(Definition of ponce about/around (NOT HELPFUL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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