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hang about (British English)
hang around

Translation of hang about British English hang around in German:

intransitive verb

Pronunciation: /--ˈ-/
  • 1 (loiter about)
    herumlungern [slang]
    we hang about or around there all evening
    wir hängen da den ganzen Abend rum [informal]
  • 2 [informal] (wait) keep somebody hanging about or around
    jemanden warten lassen
    don't hang about, get a move on!
    trödel nicht, beeile dich!
    hang about! [informal]
    wart mal!
    Sekunde mal! [informal]

transitive verb

Pronunciation: /ˈ---/
  • herumlungern an/in/ usw. + Dat. [slang]
    hang about the exit
    am Ausgang herumlungern
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Definition of hang about British English hang around in:
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