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Definition of Jaunt

Jaunt
Jaunt Jaunt, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Jaunted; p. pr. & vb. n. Jaunting.] [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.] 1. To ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion. 2. To ride on a jaunting car. Jaunting car, a kind of low-set open vehicle, used in Ireland, in which the passengers ride sidewise, sitting back to back. [Written also jaunty car.] --Thackeray.
Jaunt
Jaunt Jaunt, v. t. To jolt; to jounce. [Obs.] --Bale.
Jaunt
Jaunt Jaunt, n. 1. A wearisome journey. [R.] Our Savior, meek, and with untroubled mind After his a["e]ry jaunt, though hurried sore. Hungry and cold, betook him to his rest. --Milton. 2. A short excursion for pleasure or refreshment; a ramble; a short journey.

Meaning of Jaunt from wikipedia

- "The Jaunt" is a horror short story by Stephen King first published in The Twilight Zone Magazine in 1981, and collected in King's 1985 collection Skeleton...
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- A jaunting car is a light two-wheeled carriage for a single horse, with a seat in front for the driver. In its most common form with seats for two or four...
- The Irish Jaunting Car is a folk song ****ociated with the United Kingdom and Ireland. The words were reportedly written by the entertainer Valentine Vousden...
- the Sovereign's Bodyguard in Scotland. Prebble, John (2000). The King's Jaunt: George IV in Scotland, August 1822'One and Twenty Daft Days'. Birlinn Publishers...
- Calvin University, formerly Calvin College, is a private Christian university in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Founded in 1876, Calvin University is an educational...
- Creepshow TV series with the main character voiced by Kiefer Sutherland. "The Jaunt" will be made into a feature film by production company Plan B Entertainment...
- The Horologicon: A Day's Jaunt Through the Lost Words of the English Language, published in 2012, is a non-fiction book about obscure words by Mark Forsyth...
- 2020-04-10. Holmes, Mona (2019-12-19). "Mona's Kitchen in Tarzana Is 'Worth a Jaunt for Lovers of Lebanese Cuisine'". Eater LA. Retrieved 2020-04-10....
- oddball performances, Tony Scott's True Romance is a funny and violent action jaunt in the best sense." On Metacritic the film received a weighted average score...