Definition of Dilly-dallier

1. Noun. Someone who wastes time.

Exact synonyms: Dallier, Dillydallier, Lounger, Mope
Generic synonyms: Bum, Do-nothing, Idler, Layabout, Loafer
Derivative terms: Dally, Dillydally, Lounge, Mope, Mope



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dilly-dallier

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dilly-dallier (current term)
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Literary usage of Dilly-dallier

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1. The Medical and Surgical Reporter (1893)
"Each and every dilly-dallier is busy seeking methods and modifications and refinements of dilettante-quixotism in order the more to steer shy of the true ..."

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