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Definition of 'jaunt'

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Synonyms of "jaunt"
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French Translation of "jaunt"
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Whether he knew anything of this foreign jaunt before yesterday morning is a matter of mischievous speculation. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Some return from a foreign jaunt empowered by the thought that they have picked up the knack. Times, Sunday Times (2012)On foreign jaunts their language skills are negligible. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The dolphin had made this little jaunt merely for the fun of it. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But we let him back in after his little jaunt. The Sun (2015)We used to go off on little jaunts on it while we were in Panama. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Still, a nice little jaunt for him eh? The Sun (2014)The lavish hotel jaunts come after years of budget cuts hitting MoD manpower and equipment. The Sun (2016)Why was I risking other friendships on another potentially fraught foreign jaunt? Times, Sunday Times (2006)I did go once last year, but it was a short jaunt. The Sun (2013)Because of a pricey airport landing fee, our little jaunt came to 2,400. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That much became clear some five minutes into the only British show of this European jaunt. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Spending on foreign jaunts soared by a fifth last year as select committee members flew on 50 fact-finding visits. The Sun (2014)The ship's more homely than glamorous, but it handles heavy seas well and should be just the thing for a little jaunt such as this. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A busy owner could get to it cheaply from the UK and take it on little jaunts. Times, Sunday Times (2008)

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