It also means, to trifle, to dilly-dally, to go round about a subject.
Daidle, to dilly-dally, to do a thing in a slow, sluggish manner.
There will be some real shooting here if you dilly-dally any longer.
He sed it was jest this dilly-dally policy that had ruined us.
Spain continued to dilly-dally and evade the question of her responsibility.
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