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stand around

phrasal verb with stand  us   /stænd/ verb (past tense and past participle stood  /stʊd/ )
to ​stay in one ​place doing little or nothing: We stood around in the ​cold for an ​hour.
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stand around

(UK also stand about, stand round)
phrasal verb with stand uk   us   /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
to ​spendtimestandingsomewhere and doing very little: We ​stood around in the ​cold for about an ​hour, ​waiting for the ​demo to ​start.
(Definition of stand around from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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