in. to waste time; to do something ineffectually or inefficiently. (A blend of monkey around and fart around.) : Stop monkey-farting and get over here and get to work. , He wasted his time fiddle-farting, and never got the job done.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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