dawdler


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As many as 34 per cent said getting stuck behind a dawdler sends their blood-pressure soaring.
An unthinkable thought: what if the coquette has already arrived and, not seeing the dawdler, departed?
With elements of busy city life in close proximity to the serenity of quieter parkland, the route will keep you entertained along the way, if like me, you occasionally become a dawdler rather than a strident walker.
0 seconds but it'll feel best when you squeeze the throttle to overtake a dawdler on a B-road or power up the on-ramp to join a motorway.
Imagine following a tractor, a slow lorry or a Sunday afternoon dawdler for 20 miles.
5 seconds, no-one can accuse the 225 of being a dawdler.
The dawdler is assertive because he or she is anonymous and able to make a clean, fast getaway, while the waiting driver would not chance a confrontation and lose the space.
Dual carriageways have largely done away with the fine art of overtaking, but Mrs Hawkins had only to see a short stretch of straight and she'd drop a gear, and the willing Vitesse, with its trademark double headlights, would roar past some footling dawdler before flicking back into top and barrelling down the road towards the sports.
Pulling over sharply, the dawdler watched slack-jawed as the boy racer zoomed off at a speed which would have keenly interested the traffic police had any been around.
But the circumstances are often brought about by the dawdler up front.
He's such a dawdler it's untrue and I want to know how I can get him to stop taking so much time with things.
Lakeside Shopping Centre in Essex has introduced a fast lane for bargain hunters who don't want to be held up by dawdlers.
It is the campaign that all the dawdlers cling to as a beacon of possibility.
Never anticipating hordes of Utopian dawdlers and stay-behinds like Coverdale and Curtis, Fourier sought to institute an oceanic feeling of connection across humanity.
It's December; locals pass quickly through the crowd wearing light sweaters and Ugg boots, but it's also seventy degrees out, so the dawdlers consist mostly of sandal-clad, tank-top-draped, browned skin.