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be at a loose end

informal (US also be at loose ends) to have nothing to do: If you ​find yourself at a loose end, you could always ​clean the ​bathroom.
(Definition of be at a loose end from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be at a loose end”
in Chinese (Simplified) 无所事事,闲着没事…
in Turkish yapacak bir şeyi olmamak…
in Russian быть ничем не занятым…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無所事事,閒著沒事…
in Polish nie mieć nic do roboty…
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