Origin of gallivant
OTHER WORDS FROM gallivantgal·li·vant·er, noun
How to use gallivant in a sentence
And investigative reporter Tintin is always gallivanting around the world, but rarely files a story.Superman Quits His Newspaper Job? Good, He’s a Hack|Sujay Kumar|October 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
After years of gallivanting around town, his social life began to pale.
I married the daughter of a former Methodist minister and spent the past year gallivanting through 52 different churches.
He left me for “business reasons,” though the business had mainly to do with gallivanting with other women in England.
But that boy got tired o' gallivanting around over there, and he's back here on Edward's hands.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
I ought to charge you up with the time my outfit has spent gallivanting around the country on the strength of your wild yarn.The Happy Family|Bertha Muzzy Bower
You come to my house, do one day's solid work, and then get gallivanting off with an exploration party.The Hero of Panama|F. S. Brereton
And yet you went gallivanting off with Laura, and never even reported it to me!Cursed|George Allan England
“Tiny runs the show when I go gallivanting around on some fool stunt,” explained Rand.Helen in the Editor's Chair|Ruthe S. Wheeler