What does jaunt mean?

Definitions for jauntdʒɔnt, dʒɑnt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word jaunt.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. excursion, jaunt, outing, junket, pleasure trip, expedition, sashay(verb)

    a journey taken for pleasure

    "many summer excursions to the shore"; "it was merely a pleasure trip"; "after cautious sashays into the field"

  2. travel, trip, jaunt(verb)

    make a trip for pleasure

Wiktionary

  1. jaunt(Noun)

    A wearisome journey.

  2. jaunt(Noun)

    A short excursion for pleasure or refreshment; a ramble; a short journey.

  3. jaunt(Verb)

    To ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.

  4. jaunt(Verb)

    To ride on a jaunting car.

  5. jaunt(Verb)

    To jolt; to jounce.

  6. Origin: Compare Scots jaunder to ramble, jaunt to taunt, jeer, dial. Swedish ganta to play the buffoon, romp, jest; perhaps akin to English jump. Compare jaunce.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jaunt(verb)

    to ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion

  2. Jaunt(verb)

    to ride on a jaunting car

  3. Jaunt(verb)

    to jolt; to jounce

  4. Jaunt(noun)

    a wearisome journey

  5. Jaunt(noun)

    a short excursion for pleasure or refreshment; a ramble; a short journey

  6. Origin: [Cf. Scot. jaunder to ramble, jaunt to taunt, jeer, dial. Sw. ganta to play the buffoon, romp, jest; perh. akin to E. jump. Cf. Jaunce.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jaunt

    jänt, v.i. to go from place to place: to make an excursion.—n. an excursion: a ramble.—adj. Jaunt′ing, strolling: making an excursion.—n. Jaunt′ing-car, a low-set, two-wheeled, open vehicle used in Ireland, with side-seats back to back. [O. Fr. jancer, to stir (a horse); but more prob. Scand.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaunt in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaunt in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of jaunt

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Translations for jaunt

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Vergnügungsfahrt, Spritztour, herumstreunen, einen Ausflug machen, AusflugGerman
  • paseo, excursiónSpanish
  • balade, promenadeFrench
  • मनोरंजन की यात्राHindi
  • кататьсяRussian
  • நிகழ்ச்சியில் பங்கேற்றதால்Tamil

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