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  • v. Present participle of futz.


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  • Part of that futzing is pulling and loosening the Velcro and shifting parts of the halo.

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  • That is, if the futzing is abstracted from the point of sale in better maintenance, beautiful displays (like Harrod’s at the high end), then you see higher sales.

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  • (such as a version of the World Wide Web and the idea of futzing with old movies using new computer graphics).


  • Millions of dollars hang on the question, since airlines lose money each time a flight is delayed by people futzing with carry-ons.

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  • In the time I spent futzing with the gizmo, any animal down range would run away.

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  • Here, narrative games includes super linear games like CoD4 AND games with a malleable narrative like Deus Ex or Fallout, but not games where the main draw is futzing with a ruleset, such as the way most people play GTA outside of the missions or games like Noby Noby Boy.

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  • *** On a recent night, Joe was futzing around on the computer as I sat at the kitchen table, cutting out construction paper hearts that our two young children will douse with glue and glitter and give to their friends.

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  • Back at the condo, it's been maybe 15 minutes and I'm still futzing around with my tie.

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  • Writing: I'm futzing about in two worlds - Shayara and the world of "Cicatrix".


  • Some are incensed that Brooklyn's most Brooklyny Jonathan is futzing around with other zip codes, but perhaps the greater betrayal is that Lethem left the city he so diligently canonized.

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