gadabout


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a restless seeker after amusement or social companionship

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The 60-minute gadabout in the two-door coup ended too quickly, before swapping driving seats to sample the much bigger, smoother and quieter 3.
It's never easy to feel like a young Italian gadabout motorbiking through the foothills of the Apennines with a brunette and the wind at your back--at least, not in Little Rock.
FOR a young, cashstrapped gadabout, a "compact" modern pad that won't demand much housework or cost a fortune in upkeep makes a perfect first home.
I don't want this gadabout, whoever he is, to ruin my chances of finally getting the respect I really deserve with his talk of lunches and whatever else he gets up to.
Much as Waterloo Road's Tom Payne made a decent bash of filling Best's gadabout shoes, I reckon the casting director should have aimed higher than the local under 15s five-a-sides team.
He resembled the gadabout rogue-hero of a Picaresque novel.
A Roman Gadabout study Abroad scholarship or the Thomas and Theresa Testtube senior Thesis Fellowship will ensure annual awards to students in perpetuity.
Are you trying to imply I'm a social gadabout, not a serious student of sociology, working on a thesis on which my entire career is based?
One of professional gadabout Ann Dexter-Jones's five children, she grew up in recording studios and on tour with her stepfather, Foreigner guitarist Mick Jones.
Of course, compared to Hopkins, James was a social gadabout.
With major budget issues, and a gadabout mayor who makes every photo-op in and out of town, the citizens of Los Angeles need their City Council to pay attention to the needs of our city.
Casanova is another take on the tale of the world's greatest lover and here we find our gadabout hero put in an unwanted position by the authorities; find a woman and settle down or be exiled from Venice to leave the city's women in peace.
Was it too much to imagine that the powerful animal clamped tightly between Nancy Dell'Olio's thighs was a replacement for an errant boyfriend - a mighty steed standing in for a gadabout Swede?
The papal representative called her "a restless, disobedient gadabout who has gone about teaching as though she were a professor.
I hope you didn't think of me as a gadabout who goes out with girls, then toys with them.