To go by an indirect route or at no set pace; amble:
A sinuous curve, bend, or loop along the course of a stream or river.
To travel from place to place, esp. with no special plan or purpose; go aimlessly; wander
To move easily or gradually away from a set position
To move about restlessly or with little purpose, especially in search of pleasure or amusement.
To go about in search of amusement or excitement
To change posture or position; stir:
To rove over, through, or about in a stealthy manner; especially, to search in, as for prey or booty.
To grow or spread in all directions, as a vine
To move about an area, as in hunting
To escape or stretch beyond proper limits, as the branches of a plant; to spread widely apart; to shoot too far or widely in growth.
To move about at random, especially over a wide area
To travel through or over; traverse.
Traipse is to walk about without purpose or to walk about in a tired and reluctant way.
The strand of twisted and drawn-out fibers of cotton, wool, silk, etc. from which yarns are made
(Ergative) To utter copiously, especially with sounding words; to utter with a deep sound; "” often with forth, or out.
To declare; swear. Used in the phrase I swan as an interjection.
To travel about on foot; trudge; hike
To roll or throw (dice, for example).
To wander or travel about, especially as a vagabond.
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