Word of the Day: Lollygag

Updated: Apr 11

Today's word of the day is lollygag! Lollygag is a verb that means spending time aimlessly, or to be idle, or dawdle. Obviously, you can't be fastidious if you lollygag! However, introverts may tend to lollygag because they don't want to deal with other people.

Related: Word of the Day: Fastidious

Related: Word of the Day: Introvert

Use it in a sentence!

His mother wished he would get serious about his studies and stop lollygagging.



But where did it come from?

It is speculated that the word lollygag is a vowel mutation of lollygagging. Lollygagging meant foreplay and oral sex until the mid 19th century.


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