mope around

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Related to mope around: rough up, collide with, To dispose of, sort out, stick to, bumped into
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Synonyms for mope around

move around slowly and aimlessly


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As much as people say you are part of the squad and are helping the cause, in your heart you feel like you haven't been, but you cannot mope around and feel sorry for yourself or it will rub off on others," The Sun quoted Anderson, as saying.
If we mope around it sends out totally the wrong signals.
Flintoff, man of the series during the 2005 success, is determined not to let that happen, stressing: "We've had a taste over three Test matches and the Ashes have gone now, but we've got to come back hard and we can't mope around.
As disappointed as we are we can't mope around and sit around thinking too much.
Stop trying and then mope around until his team trades him to a contender?
When you're out of favour it can be easy to mope around and when the chance comes you're not in any kind of shape to take advantage.
We're trying not to mope around because she didn't mope around - she soaked it all in and reflected it all back, and we're trying to honor that.
As many wives of depressed men will tell you, depressed husbands don't just mope around ("Tough talk for depressed husbands," SN: 3/11/00, p.
It was very frustrating, but we have to pick ourselves up, we can't mope around," he said.
As one of the back-up bowlers, he knows he cannot mope around feeling sorry for himself at not being first choice and he has to do what he can to keep everyone else's spirits up too.
His performances just back up my theory that when you're out of the team, you should train that bit harder and not mope around.
I decided I could either mope around feeling sorry for myself or try and do something.