Synonyms for dawdle
Synonyms for (verb) dawdle
Definition: hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.
Similar words: follow
Definition: to travel behind, go after, come after
Usage: The ducklings followed their mother around the pond; Please follow the guide through the museum
Definition: waste time
Usage: Get busy--don't dally!
Definition: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
Usage: You should act like an adult; Don't behave like a fool; What makes her do this way?; The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people
Definition: take one's time; proceed slowly
Similar words: move
Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right