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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR JAUNTED

Jingling on supple rubbers it jaunted from the bridge to Ormond quay.

WORD ORIGIN

1670s in modern sense of "short pleasure trip," earlier "tiresome journey" (1590s), earlier as a verb, "tire a horse by riding back and forth on it" (1560s), of unknown origin, perhaps from some obscure Old French word. As a verb in the modern sense from 1640s. Related: Jaunted; jaunting.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.