"shilly-shally" Definition

  1. to trifle or fritter away time; to be irresolute. Corruption of “Shall I, shall I?”

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Position in the dictionary: 3088 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: shin, shin-plaster, shindy, shine, shiners, shiney rag, shins., ship-shape, shirty, shivering jemmy
Previous words in the dictionary: shikaree, shigs, shickster-crabs, shickster, shickery, shicer, shice, shepherd, shell out, shelf

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