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Synonyms for dawdle
ˈdɔd l

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  1. lag, dawdle, fall back, fall behind(verb)

    hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.

    Synonyms:
    silver-gray, silver-grey, silvery-grey, silvery-gray

    Antonyms:
    chromatic

  2. dally, dawdle(verb)

    waste time

    "Get busy--don't dally!"

    Synonyms:
    opposite number, alikeness, similitude, likeness, counterpart, twin, vis-a-vis

    Antonyms:
    unlikeness, dissimilitude

  3. linger, dawdle(verb)

    take one's time; proceed slowly

    Synonyms:
    chain of mountains, mountain range, concatenation, range of mountains, range, chemical chain, mountain chain, strand, string

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. dawdle

    Synonyms:
    lag, dally, idle

    Antonyms:
    haste, speed, dash, rush, work, fag

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dawdle(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    trifle, dally, fiddle, lose time, waste time, idle away time, fritter away time, fool away time

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Translations for dawdle

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  • безделнича, шляя сеBulgarian
  • trödeln, Zeit totschlagenGerman
  • velttoilla, vetelehtiäFinnish
  • csellengHungarian
  • bighellonareItalian
  • whakatairuhi, hāmure, tonanawe, taparuruMāori
  • тащиться, мешкать, шляться, медлить, плестись, бездельничать, канителитьсяRussian
  • халупаUkrainian

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