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Meaning of “dally” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of dally from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dallyverb [I]

 us   /ˈdæl·i/
to ​wastetime or do something ​slowly: She dallied over her ​morningcoffee.
(Definition of dally from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dally”
in Spanish tardar…
in Vietnamese đi chậm chạp…
in Malaysian berlengah-lengah…
in Thai ชักช้า…
in French lambiner…
in German trödeln…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蹉跎,浪费光阴, 磨洋工,做事磨蹭…
in Indonesian bekerja secara perlahan-lahan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蹉跎,浪費光陰, 磨洋工,做事磨蹭…
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