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pottering

see definition of pottering
  • as ininactivity
  • as ininertness
  • as ininoperativeness
  • as inidleness
  • as inmess around
  • as inputter
  • as intrifle
  • as intwiddle
  • as infiddle
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Synonyms for pottering

noun inaction
  • lethargy
  • sluggishness
  • stagnation
  • dawdling
  • dormancy
  • droning
  • hibernation
  • idleness
  • indolence
  • inertia
  • inertness
  • leisure
  • loafing
  • shiftlessness
  • sloth
  • slothfulness
  • slouch
  • slowness
  • stupor
  • torpidity
  • torpor
  • trifling
  • truancy
  • unemployment
  • dilly-dallying
  • goof-off time
  • inoperativeness
  • joblessness
  • laze
  • lazing
  • loitering
  • otiosity
  • own sweet time
  • pottering
  • time on one's hands
  • time to burn
  • time to kill
  • time-wasting
  • vegetating

Antonyms for pottering

  • energy
  • vigor
  • employment
  • work
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to pottering

idleness

noun. laziness, inaction

inactivity

noun. inaction

inertness

noun. inaction

inoperativeness

noun. inaction
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.