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To do something in a way that is not serious - synonyms or related words

play at

to do something without being very serious about it

dabble

verb

to be involved in an activity for a short time in a way that is not very serious

trifle with

to deal with something in a way that shows you do not have a serious attitude toward it

diddle

verb

informalAmerican to spend time doing something in a way that is not very serious

go through the motions

to do things in the usual way but without much effort or enthusiasm because you do not expect to succeed

pass the time

to do something that makes a period of time seem shorter and end more quickly, especially when you are bored

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moonbow

a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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platform capitalism

a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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