Synonyms for strolling
- make one's way
Antonyms for strolling
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STROLLING
Lorenzi and the Marchesa were strolling in the dusk across the greensward.
He went by Fulham and Putney, for the pleasure of strolling over the heath.
"Tell me some of them," said Vernon, strolling along by her side.
I had bathed and breakfasted, and was strolling on the bright quays.
Strolling along the sands one day, he observed a stranded cuttlefish.
Maurice devoted the afternoon of the 21st to strolling about the camp in search of news.
Like his father, he felt a dislike for taverns and Sunday strolling.
Now he was strolling out to have a pipe, and to see what we were about.
"Nice boy, Tommy," said East, shoving his hands into his pockets and strolling to the fire.
Ah, if only he were strolling along the Boulevards, looking into this face and that!
c.1600, a cant word introduced from the Continent, probably from dialectal German strollen, variant of German strolchen "to stroll, loaf," from strolch "vagabond, vagrant," also "fortuneteller," perhaps from Italian astrologo "astrologer." Related: Strolled; strolling. The noun is 1814, from the verb.
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