gad around

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gad around

To wander in search of fun or pleasure. You can't just gad around all day—you have to get some work done too.
See also: around, gad
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

gad around

 and 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.
See also: around, gad
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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A layabout with no qualifications who forced her to stay in a sham marriage, while he gadded around with his mistress.