To imitate or mimic; ape.
To mend as a tinker.
To play or toy (with something)
The definition of loiter is to hang around someplace without a reason to be there.
(Informal) To play music in a casual, informal way
To flirt; play at love
To dabble is defined as to splash or dip in water, or to show a superficial interest in some hobby but never get seriously involved.
To put a poke on.
To twirl or play with lightly or idly
To treat something casually or without seriousness:
(Music) To perform on an instrument:
To play the fool; to trifle; to toy; to spend time in idle sport or mirth.
To play or fuss; fiddle:
To trouble or worry over trifles.
To perform; do:
To play (a musical piece).
To calm means to soothe and pacify someone to make him free of stress, or to become free of stress yourself.
To grow vigorously; flourish:
Find another word for puttering. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for puttering, like: monkeying, tinkering, trifling, loitering, loafing, fiddling, doodling, dawdling, dallying, dabbling and poking.