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To move or act slowly
“There we would dally through the long night hours until the tinny clock sounded Reveille.”
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Have a casual romantic or sexual liaison with
“John can dally with a host of other women but never find in them the revelation of heavenly glory that he beholds after the most awkward kiss with the scholarly Lucy.”
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To engage in activity for amusement
“… he spent his college years dallying, seemingly determined to acquire as little knowledge as possible.”
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To spend time doing nothing
“I kept dallying at my desk until I couldn't put off doing my work any longer.”
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