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Related to strolled: strutted, scurried, waddled, marched
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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

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

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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On Thursday thieves strolled into a house in Westbury Street at 9.
He appeared to be quite taken with his lady friend as they strolled arm-in-arm around St Tropez.
Roy Rogers and Dale Evans strolled up and down the dusty street, stopping to pose for pictures with delighted fans.
Nadine, 23, and Jason, 30, went out for an al-fresco dinner and then strolled around the streets for a little shopping.
The family strolled along a pavement on their way back from a beach to their nest at a boating lake.
Outside, couples and children, college students and retirees strolled down paths shaded by ginko trees and black pine, or spied on egrets and blue heron perched on plush, green islands.
Jesse, 28, strolled around Los Angeles in a black shirt and dark glasses while 21-year-old Nadine left her London home in all-black jumper, leggings, glasses and boots.
Hundreds of people of all creeds, ages and abilities ran, walked and strolled through the San Fernando Valley on Sunday to combat hunger through the 20th annual charity CROP Walk.
On the very same day, a tomato was thrown at an open-mouthed Prince Philip as he strolled around Tasmania in the midday heat.
If you've strolled the beach at Santa Barbara, browsed the shops on State Street and dined at a sidewalk cafe - you haven't really seen Santa Barbara, according to some.
I can recall when a group of cows strolled down our street and ponies took the little ones for rides.
He had strolled the bazaar with its stalls overflowing with fezzes, hookahs and ornate silver goblets.
I had jerk chicken on the rooftop deck of the Sugar Reef, then strolled down the avenue eating pistachio gelati, looking into shop windows and listening to three teen-agers play the bagpipes.
Magic Johnson strolled the runway in a fur-trimmed parka and ski pants after giving opening remarks alongside honorary chairwoman Elizabeth Taylor.
We strolled under the Spanish arches of the historic post office, built in 1917.