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phrasal verb informal
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present tense
I/you/we/theybum around
he/she/itbums around
present participlebumming around
past tensebummed around
past participlebummed around

or bum about

  1. 1
    [intransitive] to spend time relaxing and doing nothing
    It’s nice to have a day off to just bum around.
  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive]bum around something to spend time travelling around a place without having any particular plans about where you will go next
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