dally-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: Waste time.

We are too late to dally around.
Don't dally!
We dallied over brandy all afternoon.

VerbNet: linger-53.1
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: dally.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 2: Behave carelessly (with someone or something).

My husband never dallies with other women.
He is dallying with her.
She dallies with the thought of moving to Tasmania.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 3, 4