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English definition of “rove”

rove

verb [I + adv/prep, T] uk   /rəʊv/ us    /roʊv/ literary
to move, travel, or look around an area, especially a large one: His eye/gaze roved hungrily about the room. He spent most of his life roving the world in search of his fortune.
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