Loiter Definition

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# Sentence Times
1. "The missile can go into a loitering mode, " explains a super-secret Navy official whose name we can't use. 1
2. A - shares, the hedge fund has been seen loitering. 1
3. A gang of youths were loitering outside the cinema. 1
4. A man was seen loitering in Clotherholme Road but had disappeared by the time officers arrived. 1
5. A policeman had suspected them for loitering about, they wouldn't give a reasonable explanation or account of themselves. 1
6. A servant was washing the steps, and some crabs began to disport themselves in the little pools, and a pig that was loitering about began to mouth the crabs. 1
7. Alone and palely loitering? 1
8. And this is why I sojourn here Alone and palely loitering Though the sedge is withered from the lake, And no Birds sing. 1
9. At first in a bunch, then stringing out, some hastening, some loitering, though the distance is short. 1
10. Avoid: Regret to loiter, bewilder to busy unpromising. 1
11. But don't loiter, boy. 1
12. But watch me loiter over coffee with my Rachel. 1
13. Can reserve a loiterer as well. 1
14. Capable of flying above 16, 000 feet and loitering over the battlefield for more than 24 hours, the four-foot-long (1.2 m) platform provides persistent low-altitude ISR. 1
15. Come as you are; do not loiter over your toilet. 1
16. Come straight home and don't loiter, Alan. 1
17. Days went by, and he was still loitering with them. 1
18. Desmond Fairchild was loitering in the corridor when Meredith emerged from the rehearsal room. 1
19. Don't loiter away the afternoon, Jimmy. 1
20. Don't loiter away your time. 1
21. Don't loiter on the way home! 1
22. Don't loiter on your way home from school. 1
23. Don't loiter your away. 1
24. Five or six teenagers loiter in front of a newsagent, drinking shandy and smoking. 1
25. Five or six teenagers were loitering in front of the newsagent's. 1
26. He had no great temptation to loiter. 1
27. He loitered in the empty street, trying to be sure it was the right house. 1
28. He loitered in the parking lot, pleasantly bemused by the coquettish chatter of juniors who courted him. 1
29. He loitered in the wings, although usually he sat in his dressing-room until the curtain rose on the Mermaid's Lagoon. 1
30. He looked at Kopyion, loitering as if he wanted to say something. 1
 

Loiter

[ˈloidər]

VERB

loiters (third person present) · loitered (past tense) · loitered (past participle) · loitering (present participle)

  - stand or wait around idly or without apparent purpose.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

A-
Afro-
After-
Ambi-
Amphi-
An-
Ana-
Anglo-
Ante-
Anti-
Ap-
Apo-
Arch-
Astro-
Auto-
Back-
Be-
Bi-

List of Suffixes

-Acy
-Al
-Ance
-Ence
-Dom
-Er
-Or
-Ism
-Ist
-Ity
-Ty
-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
-Sion
-Tion
-Ate
-En