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Definition of the noun stroll
What does stroll mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: strolls
- a leisurely walk (usually in some public place)
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of stroll: amble / perambulation / promenade / saunter
- more generic word: walk = the act of walking somewhere
- more specific words:
Alternative definition of the noun stroll
- A wandering on foot; an idle and leisurely walk; a ramble.
Specialised definition of the noun stroll
Glossary of sports
a slow and short leisurely walk (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
Definition of the verb stroll
What does stroll mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: strolled | strolling | strolls
- walk leisurely and with no apparent aim
- example: They stroll down the river
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula there [Verb] [Theme, indefinite] [Path Preposition] [Location] There jumped a little white rabbit out of the box there [Verb] [Path Preposition] [Location, concrete] [Theme, indefinite] There jumped out of the box a little white rabbit [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] He skated Penny | Tom jumped the horse [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Adjective] Bill rolled the drawer open | He rode her seasick | He skated Penny exhausted | Tom walked the dog exhausted [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] to / into [Oblique, state] Bill rolled the drawer to an open position | He rode her to sickness | He skated Penny to exhaustion | Tom walked the dog to exhaustion [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] [Spatial Preposition] [Location] Tom jumped the horse over the fence [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] The horse jumped [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Location, concrete] The horse jumped the stream [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Oblique 1] to / into [Oblique 2, state] Claire skated her skates blades to shreds | She waltzed herself to sickness | We walked ourselves into a state of exhaustion [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Oblique 1] [Path Preposition] [Oblique 2] Tom ran the soles off his shoes [Theme - being or machine] [Verb] [Spatial Preposition] [Location] The horse jumped over the fence [Path Preposition] [Location] [Verb] [Theme] Out of the box jumped a little white rabbit
Verbs of Motion (with the same syntax): amble, backpack, bolt, bounce, bound, bowl, canter, carom, cavort, charge, clamber, climb, clump, coast, crawl, creep, dart, dash, dodder, drift, file, flit, float, fly, frolic, gallop, gambol, glide, goose step, hasten, hike, hobble, hop, hurry, hurtle, inch, jog, journey, jump, leap, limp, lollop, lope, lumber, lurch, march, meander, mince, mosey, nip, pad, parade, perambulate, plod, prance, promenade, prowl, race, ramble, roam, roll, romp, rove, run, rush, sashay, saunter, scamper, scoot, scram, scramble, scud, scurry, scuttle, shamble, shuffle, sidle, skedaddle, skip, skitter, skulk, sleepwalk, slide, slink, slither, slog, slouch, sneak, somersault, speed, stagger, step, stomp, stray, streak, stride, strut, stumble, stump, swagger, sweep, swerve, swim, tack, tear, tiptoe, toddle, toil, totter, tour, traipse, tramp, travel, trek, troop, trot, trudge, trundle, vault, waddle, wade, walk, wander, weave, whiz, zigzag, zoom.
- lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
- synonym of stroll: saunter
- more generic word: walk = use one's feet to advance
Alternative definition of the verb stroll
- To wander on foot; to ramble idly or leisurely; to rove.
- To go somewhere with ease.
Specialised definition of the verb stroll
Glossary of sports
to walk slowly along (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
- "Stroll", along with Stomp, are the eighth and ninth studio albums by the Boston ska punk band Big D and the Kids Table, released on June 11, 2013 by Strictly Rude Records.
- released on
- "Stroll" is a musical album of Johann Faustus.
"Stroll" is a 2013 drama short film directed by Ann Verrall.
- country: Canada
- language: English Language
- producer: Ann Verrall
- executive producer: Ann Bernier
- production design by Lisa Tondino
- written by Tara Lee Reddick & Ann Verrall
- cinematography by Becky Parsons
- edited by Jackie Dzuba
- music by Dave Johnson
- genres: Drama, Family
- released on
Stroll is a cataloged instance, musical recording, canonical version.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Stroll
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Ten Green Bottles (2004)
The True Story of One Family's Journey from War-torn Austria to the Ghettos of Shanghai by Vivian Jeanette Kaplan
Even a casual stroll is a danger that we dare not attempt. We leave only for the most crucial of necessities and then hurry back like frightened rodents to seek shelter again in the hot, darkened rooms, curtains pulled to hide from the eyes of our ...
by Udo Hebel
the contribution of each state to the forging of the nation, incarnated historical events and civil virtues deemed worthy of admiration and imitation by citizens, a memorial stroll is a lesson in which many versions of the past are worthy of recall.
Passionate Sociology (1996)
by Ann Game, Andrew Metcalfe
Whereas the latter walk is concerned only with a goal, the stroll is a writing that is a 'not arriving';. Purposive walking denies the mediations of the walk itself, the differences, transformations, effected in the process of walking. An abstract walk, it ...
Time Out Paris (2012)
by Editors of Time Out
But if you're looking for something a little less formal, one patch of greenery definitely worth a stroll is the Parc des Buttes-Chaumont (see p109). Set high up in Belleville and often missed by weekenders keen not to stray too far from the tourist ...
Fodor's Costa Rica 2012 (2011)
A lakeside stroll is a pleasant way to while away a ...
The Rough Guide to Namibia (2017)
by Rough Guides
A pleasant itinerary for a morning stroll is the 4km Zambezi Drive loop, which runs parallel to the Zambezi for a couple of kilometres before doubling back to join Parkway Drive and ultimately returning to town again. Along the way, you'll get ...
by John F. Sherry, Eileen M Fischer
The group stroll is a chance to get some fresh air as night falls, before the evening meal in Spain. In Italy, people walk along the riverbanks in Rome, over a bridge in Florence, in the town or under the arcades in Bologna, where the strolling ...
The 30-Day Diabetes Miracle (2008)
Lifestyle Center of America's Complete Program to Stop Diabetes, Restore Health, and Build Natural Vitality by Franklin House, Stuart A. Seale, Ian Blake Newman
We think a little stroll is the perfect way to start moving ...
by Janet Robertson
CHALK CLIFFS A third stroll is a close inspection of. HISTORIC INTERLAKEN ON TWIN LAKES CHALK CLIFFS NEAR MT. PRINCETON Chimney .
The Rough Guide to Vienna (2001)
by Rob Humphreys
are scattered across both districts, but the only area which actually merits a stroll is the narrow network of eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century streets in Neubau known as Spittelberg, the liveliest spot in the entire Vorstadte after dark.
The Dimwit's Dictionary (2002)
5,000 Overused Words and Phrases and Alternatives to Them by Robert Hartwell Fiske
x, installing Windows NT Server is a stroll in the park Replace with effortless. (as) strong as a horse An insipid ...
Q - Z ; 1 by Hensleigh Wedgwood
strelle, to stroll ; gadestrell' , a street- walker. The term seems to be a met. from the flow of water, as we speak of people streaming about, wandering about without definite aim. The sound of milking is represented in Pl. D. by the syllables ...
by Thomas Fenby
— stroll, excursion, tour, trip, jaunt, journey, walk. To RAMBLE (».)— wander, stroll, range, roam, stray, rove, deviate, diverge, digress, depart; be delirious, foolish, ...
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Usage statistics about stroll
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb stroll:
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- Countryside stroll
It is a beautiful day so perfect for a girly stroll in the countryside.
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- Sunday Stroll
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- A Stroll
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- Winter Stroll
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- Stroll Meaning
Video shows what stroll means. A wandering on foot; an idle and leisurely walk; a ramble.. stroll pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary ...
- Definition - Stroll Off - Took the Night
Performing at the Stroll Off competition. Songs = Took the NIght and Toot Dat.
- Edinboro University's Definition Dance Team Stroll Off '09
The Definition Dance Team of Edinboro University performing at the Stroll Off.
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Scrabble value of S1T1R1O1L1L1
The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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