To stay hidden, ready to spring out, attack, etc.; lie in wait
To continue to stay, esp. from a reluctance to leave
To wait or stay temporarily:
To lounge is defined as to lay around or sit around in some kind of comfortable couch or chair.
To walk in an idle, leisurely manner; saunter
(Medicine) To separate from surrounding living tissue. Used of dead tissue.
To saunter is defined as to stroll or walk slowly.
To lean or lounge about in a relaxed or lazy manner
To be lazy or idle; loaf
To send to prison.
Hesitate is defined as to pause before deciding, acting or speaking.
To waste time in hesitation or vacillation; loiter or dawdle
To cause to be later or slower than expected or desired:
To spend (time) without haste or purpose.
Flag is defined as to signal or mark something to get someone's attention.
To draw (something) out over a period of time; protract tediously or painfully
To drag or be dragged along, brushing the ground:
To reduce the tension of; relax; loosen
To go easily and unhurriedly; walk in a leisurely manner
To pause is defined as to stop for a brief period of time.
To linger or wait close by, esp. in an overprotective, insistent, or anxious way
To be a waiter or waitress at:
To walk in a lazy or clumsy manner, barely lifting the feet; shuffle
Traipse is to walk about without purpose or to walk about in a tired and reluctant way.
To postpone or delay needlessly.
To spend (time) doing minor or unimportant activities:
To move in a slovenly, dragging manner; to drag or scrape the feet in walking or dancing.
To spend (time) idly:
To diddle is defined as to behave in an unproductive manner or to cheat or lie about something on purpose.
To waste or kill time:
Shirk is defined as to avoid or get out of doing something that should be done.
To live as a bum or vagrant
To proceed in a slow or lazy manner; putter:
To waste time, especially in indecision; dawdle or vacillate.
To hurry is defined as to rush, move quickly or do something faster than is comfortable.
To leave hurriedly.
To move or go swiftly or impetuously; dash
To cause to move or act swiftly:
In a dissipated, immoderate way:
Find another word for loitering. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for loitering, like: lurking, lingering, tarrying, loafing, lounging, strolling, sloughing, sauntering, lolling, lazing and lagging.