stravage

or stra·vaig

[ struh-veyg ]
/ strəˈveɪg /

verb (used without object), stra·vaged, stra·vag·ing.

Scot., Irish, and North England. to wander aimlessly.
to saunter; stroll.

Origin of stravage

1765–75; by aphesis < Medieval Latin extrāvagarī to wander out of bounds. See extravagant

OTHER WORDS FROM stravage

stra·vaig·er, noun
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Examples from the Web for stravaiging

  • I met him stravaiging the vacant street last night; that was all.

    John Splendid|Neil Munro
  • Stravaiging through the streets with the chase hot on my heels, your open window invited me.

    A Daughter of Raasay|William MacLeod Raine
  • In Christmas Dreams, the word "stravaigging" was corrected to "stravaiging."

    Christmas|Various