One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘we were just monkeying around upstairs’
fool about, fool around, play about, play around, clown about, clown around, fiddle-faddle, footle about, footle around
informal mess about, mess around, horse about, horse around, lark, lark about, lark around, screw around, puddle about, puddle around
British informal muck about, muck around, fanny about, fanny around
British vulgar slang piss about, piss around, arse about, arse around, bugger about, bugger around
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.