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faff about/around

UK informal
phrasal verb with faff uk   us   /fæf/ verb
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!
Translations of “faff about/around”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞎忙,不做正事…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瞎忙活,不做正事…
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