moon around


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Verb1.moon around - be idle in a listless or dreamy way
laze, slug, idle, stagnate - be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning"
2.moon around - be apathetic, gloomy, or dazed
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
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Now some people like to take a book and sit down and read, and read, and read, or moon around yawping at the lake or these mountains and things, but that ain't my way; no, sir, if they like it, let 'em do it, I don't object; but as for me, talking's what I like.
It's got bigger from the early days when we pulled the moon around on a horse and cart after raking it from the the Guillotine Bridge before the canal opened.
Chapter Four, Moonstruck shows a sequence of black and white shadowed images of the changing moon phases, with further illumination shown in a complete orbit of the Moon around the Earth.
The rings also suggest the presence of undiscovered moon around Chariklo that helps them in keeping stable, says researchers.
In 2006, a small team of astronomers led by Franck Marchis, astronomer at the Carl Sagan center of the SETI Institute, detected the presence of a small 12 km diameter moon around the large Trojan asteroid (624) Hektor.
A previously promised connection or "signature" could now be forthcoming in a week that brings a strengthening new Moon around matters close to your heart.
Heller agrees that such moons should exist: "When I think of all the weird planets we've found--hot Jupiters, planets orbiting two stars--why shouldn't we be able to find a large moon around a gas planet?
And the tables were in a half moon around the dance floor.
Theres no reason a Trojan moon couldnt lead or follow our moon around the Earth.
Out-drink the other members and be the last man standing - which wasn't easy with Keith Moon around.
Look for this peak action around the new moon the first weekend of this month, and perhaps the weekend of the full moon around the 19th.
But with a limited budget --the Leavenworth Area Promotions Committee paid Howell at the Moon around $10,000 for its hip hop hit--it seems a video can certainly make a stamp.