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faff about/around

UK informal
verb uk phrasal verb with faff   /fæf/ us  
to spend your time doing a lot of things that are not important instead of the thing that you should be doing: I wish you'd stop faffing about and do something useful!
Traducciones de “faff about/around”
en chino (tradicionál) 瞎忙,不做正事…
en chino (simplificado) 瞎忙活,不做正事…
(Definition of faff about/around from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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