GRE Word List


to spend time idly

The meaning of the word dawdle is to spend time idly.

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presumptuousoverstepping due bounds (as of propriety or courtesy) : taking liberties
degradationthe act or process of degrading
ventriloquistone who uses or is skilled in ventriloquism
industriousconstantly, regularly, or habitually active or occupied : diligent
squabblea noisy altercation or quarrel usually over petty matters
maritimeof, relating to, or bordering on the sea
dazeto stupefy especially by a blow : stun
intimatemarked by a warm friendship developing through long association
protagonistthe principal character in a literary work (such as a drama or story)
lurkto lie in wait in a place of concealment especially for an evil purpose