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waltz around

To walk or dance around some place in a happy or elated manner. From the way he's been waltzing around all morning, I'd say Todd's date last night went pretty well. We waltzed around the kitchen when we found out Mary had gotten into Harvard.
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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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This is how I knew that, when the Brexit head-the-balls, with their menof-the-people-I-might-be-a-toff-but-I-know-what-you-salt-of-the-earthgorblimey-trousers-sorts-want shtick and their hedge funds, were waltzing around two years ago saying, "Oh, it'll be the easiest deal ever, we don't even have to do the reading, we can just turn up in our pants", they were talking absolute nonsense.
This is the reason I knew that, when the Brexit head-the-balls, with their men-of-the-people-I-might-be-a-toffbut-I-know-what-you-salt-of-theearth-gorblimey-trousers-sorts-want shtick and their hedge funds, were waltzing around two years ago saying, "Oh, it'll be the easiest deal ever, we don't even have to do the reading, we can just turn up in our pants", they were talking absolute nonsense.
STACEY Dooley's mum says she is relieved her daughter will be waltzing around the Strictly ballroom - instead of tracking down global terrorists.
Bundled-up couples started what vaguely resembled waltzing around the square.
BUDDLEJA 'LOCHINCH' - BUTTERFLY BUSH The air is sweetly perfumed with the fragrance of buddlejas, and the butterflies are waltzing around their long purple blooms.
BUDDLEJA 'LOCHINCH' - BUTTERFLY BUSH THE air is perfumed with the fragrance of buddlejas, and the butterflies are waltzing around their long purple blooms.
Sonya Kelly was waltzing around an Irish castle, sweating in a fur coat, when she fell in love.
The only noteworthy moment of the final period was Adam Henrich waltzing around the Steelers net holding the stick with one hand before making a layoff to give brother Michael space for a tap-in.
* HE shot to fame as gay leather-clad biker Ferdy in cult '90s TV drama This Life but these days Ramon Tikaram can be found in regal robes waltzing around the stage.
STRICTLY Come Dancing's Julian Clary and Gethin Jones, left, waltzing around the Radisson SAS hotel, in Liverpool
On these occasions, she would often stop what she was doing suddenly, throw her arms in the air and start waltzing around the room, picking up the hem of her skirt as she danced, rolling her own big brown eyes and cooing, "Oh, I'm so in love, I just can't stand it!"
The days of grabbing a lady and waltzing around the floor while holding her tight went out about 40 years ago.
An elegantly staged sequence that recalls Max Ophuls has director Harvey Kahn's camera waltzing around pie's various personalities as they schmooze at an after-work bat, in an intricate study of how flawed people, policies, self-interests and secret arrangements drive big business.