1. wander aimlessly in search of pleasure

Similar word(s): gad

Definition categories: motion, cast, drift, ramble, range, roam, roll, rove, stray, swan, tramp, vagabond, wander

Sentences with gallivant as a verb:

- 1914 Bertram, it is true, when he heard of the plan, rebelled, and asserted that what Billy needed was a rest, an entire rest from care and labor. In fact, what he wanted her to do, he said, was to gallivant – to gallivant all day long. – Eleanor H.Porter Miss Billy – Married, Chapter 18.