bum around

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Related to bum around: conferred, ameliorating, two-fold
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Verb1.bum around - be lazy or idlebum 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"
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'PLM students are studious and practical, and they have lesser time to have fun and bum around. They know that the only way for them to rise from poverty is through education and to be hired immediately after graduation.'
Don't just bum around, wallow in your grief of losing and wait for the next elections.
The 49-year-old woman, who has not been named, had textured implants inserted into her bum around a year before she was diagnosed with cancer.
We had more opportunities to engage in hobbies or just bum around at home.
She remembers her mum as she spins and sings, 'Shake your bum around'.
But rather than bum around beaches, increasing numbers are eager to use their time wisely.
Other than dance, I love to watch movies, bum around on the beach, do yoga, hike, shop...
When people in India had asked us why we were going to Britain, and if we ever intended coming back, we'd replied, "Of course we're coming back; we're just going there to experience the western ethos." That sounded better than saying that we were going there to bum around. As Eng Lit students, Bunny and I'd had to read about Wordsworth's daffodils.
All he wanted to do was bum around Tyria for a while, hang out with his friends, and seek and destroy the armies of Zhaitan, the undead dragon.