My captains made faster runs than ever and earned bigger bonuses, as did my supercargoes, who saw to it that my schooners did not loaf and dawdle
along the way.
Use a timer: If you have one of those children who endlessly dawdles
over homework, sharpening all their pencils, getting up and down or reading all their previous homework, it can sometimes help to set a timer.
The Government has set a timetable that dawdles
when dash should be the order of the day.
Every morning my bus dawdles
along the Great North Road because of cyclists blocking the bus lane.
BHA ire should be focused on the true target - a government that dawdles
as pounds 20m a year in gross profits tax suns itself overseas, seemingly never to return.