1. Popularly used, it is a general term illustrating that a person is in no particular place, but instead plans to go to several different destinations before one returns.

2. Generally present, but not exactly "here".
Person 1: Where are you going?
Hippie 2: Just walking around... Maybe I'll stop by Target and then Safeway

Away message on AIM: "I'm around."
by shortarabguy April 10, 2007
In-word for "about" among certain new-age Bolsheviks.
The collective decided to organize around animal rights.
by octopod November 30, 2003
1. Means you go back to where you came from.
2. In army commander or some other hichly ranked officer says around it means thay are seeking something and people need to go different ways to find what they are looking for.
general around
soldiers Yes, sir
by [Tomppa] July 19, 2006
to get ready for the day
i am going to go get around for the day and then go to the mall.
by nfiasnp August 31, 2007
Performing nonchalant, laid-back acts usually associated with Zohair Hassan a.k.a "Poogneesh". Performing "Poogneesh-esque" acts.
Dude O:Where's Poogs?
Dude N: Probably Poogin' around. What have you been doing?
Dude O: Poogin' around.
by jibcheese December 18, 2011
To behave like a faggot. Faggoting around means you won't be able to behave like a true lad.
Jack "is Steve out tonight"
Dan "no, he's too busy faggoting around"
by Joycie69 June 6, 2012