Definition of traipse
- traipsed over to the restaurant
- children traipsing at her heels
- a week traipsing through the Ozarks
- traipsing from office to office
I traipsed all over town looking for the right dress.
I'm too old to go traipsing around Europe.
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First Known Use: 1647See Words from the same year
: to walk or go somewhere
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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