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- v. To be in an unknown place.
- v. to do nothing in particular, to be idle
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- v. hang around idly
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You may sit down and smoke your pipe; you may lie around like the lazzaroni of Naples or the leperos of Mexico; you may go up in a balloon or down a hole in the ground; and without doing one stroke of work, without adding one iota of wealth to the community, in ten years you will be rich!