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1(British hang about)Spend time aimlessly; wait around.
loiter in, linger in, wait around in, spend time in, loaf in, loaf about in, loaf in, loaf around in, lounge in, lounge about in, lounge in, lounge around inView synonyms
- ‘undercover officers spent most of their time hanging around’
- 1.1British informal in imperative Do not act; wait.
wait, hold on, wait a minutewait, wait a minute, hold on, stopView synonyms
- ‘hang about, you see what it says here?’
2hang around with someoneAssociate with someone.‘he never hangs around with that gang’
associate, mix, go around, keep company, spend time, mingle, socialize, fraternize, consort, rub shouldersView synonyms
- ‘there's this guy named Johnnie who I hang around with’
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