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English definition of “moon”

moon

verb [I always + adv/prep] (LACK PURPOSE)   /mun/ infml
to move or spend time in a way that shows a lack of care and interest and no clear purpose: She’s been mooning around the house all weekend.
(Definition of moon verb (LACK PURPOSE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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