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arm in arm

Of two people, having linked arms, typically at the elbows, as a romantic gesture or one of friendship. Dana and her new boyfriend were arm in arm as they walked toward us. My daughter and her best friend are always walking around arm in arm.
See also: arm

stroll around

To walk slowly and leisurely around (some place). I had the afternoon to kill while I was in Dublin, so I just spent a few hours strolling around and enjoying the sights. Feel free to stroll around the campus after our tour is over.
See also: around, stroll

stroll down memory lane

To reminisce over memories of past events, especially happy ones. My grandmother spends more time strolling down memory lane these days than talking about the present. Sarah: "How did your coffee date with John go?" Amy: "It was pretty amicable, actually. We strolled down memory lane for a while, and then we went our separate ways."
See also: down, lane, memory, stroll

stroll through (some place)

To walk slowly and leisurely through some place. I always set aside 30 minutes to stroll through the park beside the office after lunch. The CEO strolled through the new office, making sure everything was in order.
See also: stroll, through

take a stroll down memory lane

To reminisce, especially about happy memories. Every so often I like to dig out my photo albums from college and take a stroll down memory lane.
See also: down, lane, memory, stroll, take

*arm in arm

Fig. [of persons] linked or hooked together by the arms. (*Typically: go ~; Stroll ~; walk ~.) The two lovers walked arm in arm down the street. They skated arm in arm around the rink.
See also: arm

stroll around

to walk around casually. I think I will stroll around a bit this evening. Would you like to stroll around a little and see the sights?
See also: around, stroll

stroll through something

to walk casually through something or some place. Would you like to stroll through the park with me? Let's stroll through a few shops and see what the prices are like here.
See also: stroll, through

arm in arm

With one person's arm linked around another's; also, closely allied or intimate, as in Both couples walked arm in arm around the grounds of the estate, and This candidate is arm in arm with the party's liberal wing. The literal expression dates from the late 1300s, when Chaucer so used it: "They went arm in arm together into the garden" ( Troilus and Cressida). The figurative usage dates from about 1600. Also see hand in hand.
See also: arm

arm in arm

With arms linked together: They walked across the beach arm in arm.
See also: arm
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Stroll, though, was unable to make a return to the track and it remains unclear whether this issue will hinder his qualifying chances later on Saturday.
The 19-year-old McLaren driver collided with the Racing Point on lap 45 of yesterday's 66-lap Spanish Grand Prix, sending Stroll into a gravel trap at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya.
CAREFREE Boris Johnson strolls on a paradise Italian beach while Britain is gripped by the Brexit crisis he helped to unleash.
Stroll, 20, leaves Williams after two seasons, a podium finish at last year's Azerbaijan Grand Prix one of few highlights.
He was making a move on Williams' Stroll, who started four places ahead at the end of the opening lap when the two made contact.
New Delhi [India], August 24 ( ANI ): Indian Formula One team Force India has been renamed as Racing Point Force India after it was taken over by an association led by Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll.
Apart from Stroll, the investors were named as Canadian entrepreneur Andre Desmarais, Jonathan Dudman, John Idol, telecoms investor John McCaw Jr, Michael de Picciotto and Stroll's business partner Silas Chou.
All seasons are enchanting, Pure wonderment through them all, Let's take a stroll to where we are, Such beauty to enthrall.
"Seashore Stroll" is a brilliant, brightly illustrated board book about seashore observations for young children.
The stroll, on Saturday, October 16, from 4pm to 5pm, will go from SARA's Foxrush Farm sanctuary in Redcar to the top of the track and back.
The Brooklyn Summer Stroll - or Summer Stroll On Third Avenue - is in its fourth year and has seen a steady increase in both attendance and venue participation each year.
From running around the rose garden in Calderstones to feeding the ducks and climbing trees in Sefton Park they were an essential part of childhood and, even as adults, remain places for a relaxing stroll, quiet contemplation or - for the more energetic - a good run.
The money raised by the stroll will be used to fund research and provide care, support and treatment for patients and their families.
The stroll includes eight homes adorned with holiday decorations, carolers and a gift shop in an additional home.
WORCESTER -- Preservation Worcester will hold its annual Holiday Stroll from noon to 5 p.m.