flânerie

[flahnuh-ree]

noun French.

idleness; dawdling.

Nearby words

  1. flytrap,
  2. flyway,
  3. flyweight,
  4. flywheel,
  5. flywhisk,
  6. flâneur,
  7. flèche,
  8. flèches,
  9. flèches d'amour,
  10. fléchette

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British Dictionary definitions for flanerie

flânerie

noun

aimless strolling or lounging; idleness

Word Origin for flânerie

C19: from flâner to stroll, dawdle, ultimately from Old Norse flana to wander about

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