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Definition of hang about phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

hang about

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs

    hang about

    (British English, informal)
     
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  1. 1  to wait or stay near a place, not doing very much kids hanging about in the streets
  2. 2to be very slow doing something I can't hang about—the boss wants to see me.
  3. 3(informal) used to tell somebody to stop what they are doing or saying for a short time Hang about! There's something not quite right here.