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Indicative

Present simple

  • I dilly-dally
  • you dilly-dally
  • he dilly-dallies
  • we dilly-dally
  • you dilly-dally
  • they dilly-dally

Past simple

  • I dilly-dallied
  • you dilly-dallied
  • he dilly-dallied
  • we dilly-dallied
  • you dilly-dallied
  • they dilly-dallied

Future

  • I will dilly-dally
  • you will dilly-dally
  • he will dilly-dally
  • we will dilly-dally
  • you will dilly-dally
  • they will dilly-dally

Present continuous

  • I am dilly-dallying
  • you are dilly-dallying
  • he is dilly-dallying
  • we are dilly-dallying
  • you are dilly-dallying
  • they are dilly-dallying

Past continuous

  • I was dilly-dallying
  • you were dilly-dallying
  • he was dilly-dallying
  • we were dilly-dallying
  • you were dilly-dallying
  • they were dilly-dallying

Future continuous

  • I will be dilly-dallying
  • you will be dilly-dallying
  • he will be dilly-dallying
  • we will be dilly-dallying
  • you will be dilly-dallying
  • they will be dilly-dallying

Present perfect

  • I have dilly-dallied
  • you have dilly-dallied
  • he has dilly-dallied
  • we have dilly-dallied
  • you have dilly-dallied
  • they have dilly-dallied

Pluperfect

  • I had dilly-dallied
  • you had dilly-dallied
  • he had dilly-dallied
  • we had dilly-dallied
  • you had dilly-dallied
  • they had dilly-dallied

Future perfect

  • I will have dilly-dallied
  • you will have dilly-dallied
  • he will have dilly-dallied
  • we will have dilly-dallied
  • you will have dilly-dallied
  • they will have dilly-dallied

Present perfect continuous

  • I have been dilly-dallying
  • you have been dilly-dallying
  • he has been dilly-dallying
  • we have been dilly-dallying
  • you have been dilly-dallying
  • they have been dilly-dallying

Pluperfect continuous

  • I had been dilly-dallying
  • you had been dilly-dallying
  • he had been dilly-dallying
  • we had been dilly-dallying
  • you had been dilly-dallying
  • they had been dilly-dallying

Future perfect continuous

  • I will have been dilly-dallying
  • you will have been dilly-dallying
  • he will have been dilly-dallying
  • we will have been dilly-dallying
  • you will have been dilly-dallying
  • they will have been dilly-dallying

Subjunctive

  • I would dilly-dally
  • you would dilly-dally
  • he would dilly-dally
  • we would dilly-dally
  • you would dilly-dally
  • they would dilly-dally

  • I would be dilly-dallying
  • you would be dilly-dallying
  • he would be dilly-dallying
  • we would be dilly-dallying
  • you would be dilly-dallying
  • they would be dilly-dallying

  • I would have dilly-dallied
  • you would have dilly-dallied
  • he would have dilly-dallied
  • we would have dilly-dallied
  • you would have dilly-dallied
  • they would have dilly-dallied

  • I would have been dilly-dallying
  • you would have been dilly-dallying
  • he would have been dilly-dallying
  • we would have been dilly-dallying
  • you would have been dilly-dallying
  • they would have been dilly-dallying

Imperative

Affirmative

  • (you) dilly-dally
  • (we) Let's dilly-dally
  • (you) dilly-dally

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