Synonyms of dally in English:

dally


See definition of dally

verb

1‘there's no time to dally on the way to work’

SYNONYMS

dawdle, delay, loiter, linger, waste time, kill time, take one's time, while away time

lag, trail, straggle, fall behind

amble, plod, trudge, meander, drift

Irish Scottish traik

informal dilly-dally

archaic, literary tarry

ANTONYMS

hurry

2‘he should stop dallying with film stars’

SYNONYMS

trifle, toy, play, amuse oneself, flirt, play fast and loose, tinker, philander, womanize, carry on

informal play around, mess about, mess around