mosey

(redirected from moseying)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

mo·sey

 (mō′zē)
intr.v. mo·seyed, mo·sey·ing, mo·seys Informal
1. To move in a leisurely, relaxed way; saunter: moseyed over to the club after lunch.
2. To get going; move along.

[Origin unknown.]

mosey

(ˈməʊzɪ)
vb (intr)
informal (often foll by: along or on) to walk in a leisurely manner; amble
[C19: origin unknown]

mo•sey

(ˈmoʊ zi)

v.i. -seyed, -sey•ing. Informal.
1. to wander leisurely; stroll; saunter (often fol. by along, about, etc.).
2. to leave quickly; decamp.
[1820–30, Amer.; orig. uncertain]

mosey


Past participle: moseyed
Gerund: moseying

Imperative
mosey
mosey
Present
I mosey
you mosey
he/she/it moseys
we mosey
you mosey
they mosey
Preterite
I moseyed
you moseyed
he/she/it moseyed
we moseyed
you moseyed
they moseyed
Present Continuous
I am moseying
you are moseying
he/she/it is moseying
we are moseying
you are moseying
they are moseying
Present Perfect
I have moseyed
you have moseyed
he/she/it has moseyed
we have moseyed
you have moseyed
they have moseyed
Past Continuous
I was moseying
you were moseying
he/she/it was moseying
we were moseying
you were moseying
they were moseying
Past Perfect
I had moseyed
you had moseyed
he/she/it had moseyed
we had moseyed
you had moseyed
they had moseyed
Future
I will mosey
you will mosey
he/she/it will mosey
we will mosey
you will mosey
they will mosey
Future Perfect
I will have moseyed
you will have moseyed
he/she/it will have moseyed
we will have moseyed
you will have moseyed
they will have moseyed
Future Continuous
I will be moseying
you will be moseying
he/she/it will be moseying
we will be moseying
you will be moseying
they will be moseying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been moseying
you have been moseying
he/she/it has been moseying
we have been moseying
you have been moseying
they have been moseying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been moseying
you will have been moseying
he/she/it will have been moseying
we will have been moseying
you will have been moseying
they will have been moseying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been moseying
you had been moseying
he/she/it had been moseying
we had been moseying
you had been moseying
they had been moseying
Conditional
I would mosey
you would mosey
he/she/it would mosey
we would mosey
you would mosey
they would mosey
Past Conditional
I would have moseyed
you would have moseyed
he/she/it would have moseyed
we would have moseyed
you would have moseyed
they would have moseyed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.mosey - walk leisurelymosey - walk leisurely      
walk - use one's feet to advance; advance by steps; "Walk, don't run!"; "We walked instead of driving"; "She walks with a slight limp"; "The patient cannot walk yet"; "Walk over to the cabinet"

mosey

verb
Informal. To walk at a leisurely pace:
Translations

mosey

[ˈməʊzɪ] VI to mosey alongpasearse
to mosey down to the shopsir dando un paseo a las tiendas

mosey

[ˈməʊzi] vi
to mosey somewhere (= wander) → aller quelque part sans se presser
References in periodicals archive ?
Ever find yourself moseying along and suddenly needing to know where the latest settlement construction in the West Bank has taken place?
It's at this point that Nick's 40-year-old proposal - and accompanying engagement ring - comes moseying across Alicia's doorstep.
Westerns are the new shoot-'em-ups with The Legend Of Jesse James moseying on to the PlayStation in December.
The two men maintained close contact throughout, like moseying wrestlers or ecstatic sidekicks.
A closer view reveals that the SOIR bottomed out in mid-October from a short-term decline and has been moseying higher ever since.