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waltz around something

Fig. to move around or through a place happily or proudly. She waltzed around the room, very pleased with herself. Who is that person waltzing around, trying to look important?
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waltz in(to some place)

Fig. to step or walk into a place briskly and easily. She waltzed into the room and showed off her ring. Eric waltzed in and said hello.
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waltz off

Fig. to depart briskly and easily. They said good-bye and waltzed off.
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waltz off (with something)

Fig. to take something away easily. The thieves waltzed off with a giant screen television in broad daylight. They just picked the thing up and waltzed off. Nobody asked them any questions.
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waltz through something

Fig. to get through something easily. I waltzed through my comps and started on my research in my second year of grad school. I tried to waltz through my assignment, but it was too hard.
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waltz up (to someone)

Fig. to approach someone boldly. He just waltzed up to her and introduced himself. He waltzed up and said hello.
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waltz in

v.
To enter briskly, without hesitation, and with self-confidence: He waltzes in every morning at 9:30 and doesn't care what his boss thinks.
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waltz into

v.
1. To move briskly, without hesitation, and with self-confidence into some place: I hate how she always waltzes into the office 30 minutes late.
2. To lead or force someone to move briskly and purposefully into some place: The teacher waltzed the troublemakers into the principal's office.
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waltz through

v.
To accomplish a task, chore, or assignment with little effort: Because I had studied so much, I waltzed through the exams.
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waltz

n. an easy task. The job was a waltz. We did it in a day.

waltz off (with something)

in. to take something away easily. They just picked the thing up and waltzed off. Nobody asked them any questions.
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waltz off

verb
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waltz through something

in. to get through something easily. I waltzed through my comps and started on my research in my second year.
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waltz Matilda

Australian
To travel about, especially on foot, carrying a swag.
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I've been getting paid, and I've personally seen an increase in sales of grocery items [at supermarkets]," said Waltzer, who was working the FIHAV trade show floor, representing various branded supermarket-ready food items that his sister operation, Procurement Systems Inc.
Today Rambo Waltzer runs off a 5lb lower mark and is well worth a bet to open his account for 1999.
Waltzer is responsible for accounts in the Midwest and on the West Coast.
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The caterpillar ride at Codona's Fair in Redcar, and, top right, the waltzer
Other rides include Tagada, described as "pure jumping madness", along with traditional favourites such as the waltzer, twister, and the fun house.
The in-running drama didn't end there, with some punters taking a strong view about Boogie Waltzer, who ploughed a lone trail up the far side in the 5f sprint handicap.
8m waltzer perched on the back of a low-tech 70s cherry-picker was hardly rocket science.
A fire brigade spokeswoman said: "A teenage girl was trapped by her legs between the carriage and the carousel of the waltzer ride.
Brooklyn-born Richard Waltzer, 36, and his business partner, 42-year-old Craig Jacobs, originally from Queens, both drive Hummers and they're both certified executive chefs.
3 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Waltzer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WatchOut
Attractions were to include fairground bumper car rides and a Waltzer, bars, live bands, a disco, and breakfast served from 1am.
and its shareholders to purchase an E-commerce start-up with limitless potential," commented Kevin Waltzer Chairman and CEO of WatchOut
This summer will see favourite rides such as the Waltzer, Go Karts and Roulette Trabant, as well as brand new rides Scream and Urban Wave.
Nor did Stuart Williams probably need to do much with Boogie Waltzer, who had won just five days earlier at Lingfield and defied a 6lb penalty to take the 5f handicap by half a length in the colours of her breeders Michael Edwards and John Parsons.