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Verb: arse about
Usage: Brit
  1. [Brit, Cdn] Be lazy or idle
    "Her son is just arsing about around all day";
    - bum, bum around, bum about, arse around [Brit, Cdn], loaf, frig around, waste one's time, lounge around, loll, loll around, lounge about, slob [Brit]
  2. Indulge in horseplay
    "Enough arsing about--let's get back to work!";
    - horse around, arse around [Brit, Cdn], fool around, fool

Derived forms: arses about, arsed about, arsing about

Type of: idle, jest, joke, laze, play, slug, stagnate