To wander in search of fun or pleasure. You can't just gad around all day—you have to get some work done too.
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gad aroundand gad about
to go from place to place, having fun. I'm too old to gad around like that. She wasted too much time gadding about with her friends.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.