Matt (through IM): Jake, can you tell me Tom Gugliotta's stats in 1997?
Jake: Matt! Don't foogle me!
(My sister was complaining of leg pain and said that she was going to Google the symptoms after I told her to go to the doctor. I told her not to foogle, just GO. It was actually a misspelling but I thought the word worked really well for what I felt she was doing.)
Instead of going to the doctor for a diagnosis, she spent the day foogling.
1: to casually or passively experiment with something, especially something that is complex and which usually requires an intimate working knowledge.
2: to examine or assess something by brute-force or random testing.
1: to study irrelevant things at an inappropriate time.
2: to futz
"He never gets any work done, as he spends all his time foogling around on his computer."
girl2: Are you talking about that research project?
girl2: Girl, I'm just going to google it.
girl1: You are such a foogle...