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  • v. To potter, to be gently active doing various things in an almost aimless manner.


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  • To potter about in the past is like grubbing in an ash-heap, and shedding tears over broken bits of china.

    Father Payne

  • “I expect he went to potter about in his beloved art-room.

    Death at the Opera


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