Pronunciation: [ fuhts ]
Definition: verb; noun
1: to pass time in idleness (usually followed by around)
2: a fool; simpleton
Origin: 1930; Yiddish
Etymology: perhaps an alteration of Yiddish arumfartzen ‘fart about’
1: She spent her day futzing around downtown.
2: He wasn't great in school, and many considered him a futz.