tool around

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Verb1.tool around - ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of ittool around - ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it; "We tooled down the street"
driving - the act of controlling and steering the movement of a vehicle or animal
ride - be carried or travel on or in a vehicle; "I ride to work in a bus"; "He rides the subway downtown every day"
tool - drive; "The convertible tooled down the street"
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Opportunity and its twin rover, Spirit, are a pair of unmanned robotic vehicles designed by NASA to tool around on the Martian surface and transmit data about conditions there back to Earth.
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Flip the tool around and insert a roofing nail into the nail slot.
The TopShine process also reduces the labor required to hand tool around walls since the abrasive diamond pads can polish the concrete right against the edge.
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The group tool around in a hunt for girls and to experience the LA lifestyle.