Futz meaning

fŭts
To waste time or effort on frivolities; fool. Often used with around .
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To fiddle, trifle, or tamper with something. Often used with with .

Stop futzing with the camera and take the picture.

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(slang) To trifle or meddle; fool (around)
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Origin of futz

  • Perhaps partial translation and alteration of Yiddish arumfartsn (zikh) to fart around arum-, around fartsn to fart (from Middle High German varzen perd- in Indo-European roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition