Thesaurus / hanging around

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They've been hanging around here of late, and I'm suspicious of them.

That is a great deal better than hanging around camp for nothing but your board and clothes.

"Wolffert is very fond of her—I found him hanging around the door as we came out," I hazarded.

John Marvel, AssistantThomas Nelson Page

“This is a poor time for strangers to be hanging around,” said the dark man in a loud voice.

The CoyoteJames Roberts

I am just hanging around in here for a few minutes to hear what I can hear.

A number of loafers were hanging around, while many had gone so far as to leave their work in order not to miss such a sight.

The Day of JudgmentJoseph Hocking

They are hanging around doing nothing and would do almost anything for the price of a meal.

Mostly just hanging around to find out what Mr. Twice was deciding to do with me?

The Boy Grew OlderHeywood Broun

I saw that car in there twice today, just sort of hanging around.

Detectives, Inc.William Heyliger

At Nîmes, for decency's sake, they stayed at different houses, but he had her hanging around his villa.

Swirling WatersMax Rittenberg

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