mosey(redirected from moseying)
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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.
informal (often foll by: along or on) to walk in a leisurely manner; amble
[C19: origin unknown]
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]
Past participle: moseyed
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|Verb||1.||mosey - 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"