gallivant around

gallivant around

to travel around aimlessly. Why don't you stop gallivanting around and come home for a while? Mary is off gallivanting around with her boyfriend.
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FOPPISH interiors presenter Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen has temporarily ditched his precious purple paintbrush and swapped Changing Rooms to gallivant around the globe as the new presenter of BBC OneAEs Holiday programme.
The 115 students, dressed in bright green T-shirts or fancy dress, braved the weather to gallivant around Newcastle in a street collection.
But Bob ditches his business partner Wendy to gallivant around one-horse town Cactus Creek with Rio in a talking car called Jackaroo.
After seeing their "It Girl" daughter gallivant around the world on extravagant shopping expeditions, the least they could expect was for her to settle down with a nice man.
But I wonder whether our own approach to PMs wishing to gallivant around should be settled by a free vote in the House of Commons?
If these people want to gallivant around town let them pay full fare, the same as other passengers.
How is she able to gallivant around the county and abroad, not to mention Celebrity Big Brother?
SUPERMODEL Caprice is to get her own TV show in which she will gallivant around the world to her favourite places (nice work, if you can get it
We have to fork out a lot of money so the royals can gallivant around the world and it's high time that stopped and the monarchy was abolished.
She looked genuinely unsettled at Venus's ability to gallivant around the court as Venus galloped to a 6-4 opening set win.
Next summer, the two are planning to gallivant around the country in a camper for a full year, playing at wherever venues will have them.
He is "under virtual house arrest and not free to gallivant around the city" that he wants to leave for his safety.
Word is, there's a hidden bonus level which allows the player to gallivant around London with an assortment of young ladies.
How then, on a teacher's salary, does this young musician gallivant around the world?
It was already a risky move for Australia's captain and best player to gallivant around the subcontinent for another six or seven weeks ahead of the Ashes.