Definition of “gad about/around (somewhere)” - English Dictionary

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“gad about/around (somewhere)” in British English

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gad about/around (somewhere)

old-fashioned
phrasal verb with gad uk /ɡæd/ us /ɡæd/ verb -dd-

to visit or travel to a lot of different places, enjoying yourself and not worrying about other things you should be doing:

We spent the weekend gadding about London and generally enjoying ourselves.

(Definition of “gad about/around (somewhere)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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