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jaunt

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verb \ˈjȯnt, ˈjänt\

Definition of jaunt

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  to trudge about

  3. 2 :  to make a usually short journey for pleasure



Origin and Etymology of jaunt

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1575


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jaunt

noun

Simple Definition of jaunt

  • : a brief trip taken for pleasure

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jaunt

  1. 1 archaic :  a tiring trip

  2. 2 :  an excursion undertaken especially for pleasure

Examples of jaunt in a sentence

  1. a four-day jaunt to the mountains

  2. <took a leisurely jaunt up to the mountains for the day>



1592

First Known Use of jaunt

1592

Rhymes with jaunt


JAUNT Defined for Kids

jaunt

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noun

Definition of jaunt for Students

  1. :  a short pleasure trip





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