idle sth away Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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idle sth away

phrasal verb with idle uk   us   /ˈaɪ.dl̩/ verb [I] (UK also tick over)
to ​spend a ​period of ​timerelaxing and doing very little: We ​idled away the ​hoursdrinking and ​playingcards.
(Definition of idle sth away from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “idle sth away”
in Chinese (Simplified) 消磨(时间)…
in Turkish zamanı boşa harcamak…
in Russian тратить попусту, убивать (время)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 消磨(時間)…
in Polish marnować coś, trwonić coś…
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