arse around

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.arse around - be lazy or idlearse around - be lazy or idle; "Her son is just bumming around all day"
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.arse around - indulge in horseplayarse around - indulge in horseplay; "Enough horsing around--let's get back to work!"; "The bored children were fooling about"
jest, joke - tell a joke; speak humorously; "He often jokes even when he appears serious"
play - be at play; be engaged in playful activity; amuse oneself in a way characteristic of children; "The kids were playing outside all day"; "I used to play with trucks as a little girl"
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Be it flying his arse around, shooting eggs at enemies, or pecking them mercilessly, this bird is definitely "carrying" this team.
Of course I didn't help matters by waving my arse around in the video for Faith.
So the time is right for him to do this - we can't wait for him to be a more relaxed character around the house, not chasing his arse around the place to get flights.