Definitions for gadaboutˈgæd əˌbaʊt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gad•a•boutˈgæd əˌbaʊt(n.)

  1. a person who moves about restlessly or aimlessly, esp. from one social activity to another.

  2. a person who travels often or to many different places, esp. for pleasure.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gadabout(noun)

    a restless seeker after amusement or social companionship


  1. gadabout(Noun)

    someone who restlessly moves from place to place seeking amusement or the companionship of others

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gadabout(noun)

    a gadder


  1. Gadabout

    The Gadabout was an unusual American automobile manufactured in Newark, New Jersey from 1913 until 1915. A four-cylinder cyclecar, it had a body woven from so-called "waterproof reeds"; Wise describes it as "looking like a mobile wastepaper basket". The Gadabout was invented by Ray Russell.


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