See dilly dally. Procrastinate, especially in speaking; a failure to get to the point or a purposeful avoidance of making one's point. Can also be used in place of dilly dally in avoid an unpleasant task, such as a chore, although dilly dally would be better here.
"Don't hem haw around; tell me what she said."
by David Porter October 13, 2003
Can you define these popular missing words?