Idiom Magic : HANG ABOUT / AROUND 2 與某人相處

【明報專訊】Bernie and Bartold are friends. “We’ve been hanging about together since we were infants,” Bernie said. At that moment Timothy appeared in their tree. “Say, I like the way you fellows sleep upside down. I think I’d like to hang around you guys!” Used here, hanging about or hanging around means to socialise with someone. “I notice Timothy has been hanging around with bats these days,” someone said.