Translation of "ponce about/around" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

ponce about/around

phrasal verb with ponce uk /pɒns/ us /pɑːns/ verb
LIKE A WOMAN 像女人

UK offensive If a man ponces about/around, he behaves or dresses more like a woman than like a man.

穿得花里胡哨四处招摇
He was poncing around in a pair of fluffy slippers.
NOT HELPFUL 瞎晃荡

informal to waste time doing silly things that do not achieve anything or help anyone

游手好闲,瞎晃荡
There's no time for poncing around - we need to get these boxes packed by this evening. 没时间再拖拉了,我们今天晚上必须把这些盒子装好。

(Translation of “ponce about/around” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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