The obscure word of the week is gadabout

look_it_up_T httpwww.clipartpal.comclipart_pdeducationdictionary_10586.htmlThis week’s little-known English word is a noun, gadabout.

It means someone who habitually seeks pleasure, and can also be used as a verb – ‘gadding about’.

Your challenge? Write a sentence (or two) in the comments using this word.

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3 thoughts on “The obscure word of the week is gadabout

  1. I still use this word occasionally. I’ve heard it since childhood. I tell my friends that I went gadding about town. They seem to know what I mean even though some are younger than me.

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