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  • as inbat around
  • as indawdle
  • as infrig around
  • as ingoof off
  • as inlaze
  • as inloaf
  • as inroam

synonyms for bum around

  • bum
  • cruise
  • drift
  • knock about
  • meander
  • roam
  • tour
  • wander
  • laze
  • loiter
  • mosey
  • procrastinate
  • saunter
  • amble
  • dally
  • dilly-dally
  • drag
  • idle
  • lag
  • loaf
  • loll
  • lounge
  • poke
  • stay
  • stroll
  • tarry
  • toddle
  • trifle
  • wait
  • diddle-daddle
  • fool around
  • fritter away
  • get no place fast
  • goof off
  • hang around
  • hang out
  • lazy
  • put off
  • scrounge around
  • shlep along
  • sit around
  • sit on one's butt
  • warm a chair

antonyms for bum around

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  • stay put
  • run
  • rush
  • hasten
  • hurry
  • push
  • speed
      • run
      • stay
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      How to use bum around in a sentence

      Descending the Alps to the east or south into Piedmont, a new world lies around and before you.
      GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
      Davy looked around and saw an old man coming toward them across the lawn.
      DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
      This, however, did not apply to the waters lying directly around the Poloe and Flatland groups.
      THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
      At present, Louis was too self-absorbed by the struggles within him, to look deep into what was passing around him.
      THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
      While they were doing this, he assembled the officers around him, and the meaning of our night march was explained to us.
      BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
      The grass had a delightful fragrance, like new-mown hay, and was neatly wound around the tunnel, like the inside of a bird's-nest.
      DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
      They cultivated a few plants around their wigwams, and cured a few pounds for their own use.
      TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
      Now and then the boy who had bought Squinty, and who was taking him home, would look around at his pet in the slatted box.
      SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
      Then, with one accord, they all rose and began to steer their way around the furniture toward the hall, Goliath following.
      THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
      Why he did that, instead of walking around on the shore, Jimmy Rabbit couldn't understand.
      THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO BUM AROUND

      • bum
      • bum around
      • cruise
      • drift
      • knock about
      • meander
      • roam
      • tour
      • wander
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