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phrasal verb [intransitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theylaze around
he/she/itlazes around
present participlelazing around
past tenselazed around
past participlelazed around

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or laze about British

  1. same as laze
    Your children shouldn’t be lazing around indoors on such a nice day.
See also main entry: laze

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