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jaunt

noun [C] uk   /dʒɔːnt/ us    /dʒɑːnt/
a short journey for pleasure, sometimes including a stay: a Sunday jaunt into the hills

jaunt

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   /dʒɔːnt/ us    /dʒɑːnt/
to go on a short journey for pleasure: disapproving He's always jaunting off around the world on business trips, leaving his wife to cope with the babies by herself.
Translations of “jaunt”
in Spanish excursión…
in French balade…
in German die Spritztour…
in Chinese (Traditional) (短途)旅行,遊覽, 遠足…
in Russian увеселительная поездка…
in Turkish gezinti, kısa seyahat…
in Chinese (Simplified) (短途)旅行,游览, 远足…
in Polish wypad…
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