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Adjective
Lounging
Adjective
Slowing down
“She attempted to jumpstart her idling singing career.”
Adjective
Unimportant or trivial
Noun
Resting on your oars
“I'm not very good at idling.”
Noun
Dawdling
Verb
Present participle for to spend in idleness
“As well, the frequency of idling appears to decrease as a person ages - a retiree is the least likely to idle.”
Verb
Present participle for to tick over
“She let the big black truck idle for a moment before turning it off.”
Verb
Present participle for move aimlessly or lazily
“He picked up well and Johnny said he idled when he hit the front.”
Verb
Making redundant
Verb
Present participle for to spend in idleness
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