mosey

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verb mo·sey \ˈmō-zē\

Definition of mosey

moseyed

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moseying

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to hurry away

  3. 2 :  to move in a leisurely or aimless manner :  saunter moseyed around the general store — Eric Sevareid

Examples of mosey in a Sentence

  1. He moseyed up to the bar.

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Origin and Etymology of mosey

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1829




MOSEY Defined for English Language Learners

mosey

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verb

Definition of mosey for English Language Learners

  • : to walk or move in a slow and relaxed way

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