Pronunciation of Dilly-Dally
/dˈɪlidˈali/, /dˈɪlidˈali/, /d_ˈɪ_l_i_d_ˈa_l_i/
Synonyms for dilly-dally:
Sense 1 (noun)
delay, drag, fast, fritter away, lag, loaf, loiter, mess around, poke, tarry, trail, mark time, fiddle around, knock around, kill time, futz around, kick your heels, reinvent the wheel.
dillydally, drag one's feet, procrastinate, shillyshally, stall.
dally, dawdle, filibuster, hesitate, linger, procrastinate, stall, vacillate.
dilly-dally, dillydally, drag one's feet, procrastinate, shillyshally, stall, drag one's heels.
waste time (verb)
dawdle, delay, hem and haw, hesitate, linger, loiter, meander, mosey, procrastinate, vacillate, move slowly.
lag, loiter, tarry, trail.