dilly dally - waste time through aimless wandering or indecision
How often do you dilly dally?
I haven't heard anyone say this word in at least 40 years.
It was only last week, however, that I warned someone of the dangers of lollygagging.
My mother used to warn me not to dillydally.
Unfortunately, I did.
I ran through an ally,
I bumped into my old girl Sally from the vally...