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lallygag

[lah-lee-gag, lal-ee-] /ˈlɑ liˌgæg, ˈlæl i-/
verb (used without object), lallygagged, lallygagging. Informal.
1.
to spend time idly; loaf.
2.
to indulge in kisses and caresses; make love; neck.
Also, lollygag.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for lallygag

lallygag

/ˈlælɪˌɡæɡ/
verb -gags, -gagging, -gagged
1.
(intransitive) (US) to loiter aimlessly
Word Origin
C20: of unknown origin
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Word Origin and History for lallygag
v.

1862; see lollygag. Related: Lallygagged; lallygagging.

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lollygag

verb
  1. To idle about; goof off: He has the summer free for play, swimming, berry picking, and general lallygagging/ when my nephew and his companion lollygagged back to my house (1862+)
  2. To kiss and caress; dally; make out, neck, trade spit (1868+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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