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Synonyms for GAD


Synonyms for GAD

to move about at random, especially over a wide area

Synonyms for GAD

an anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling or lightheadedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months

a sharp prod fixed to a rider's heel and used to urge a horse onward


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wander aimlessly in search of pleasure

References in classic literature ?
I always knew Ruby'd get something, gadding off to Boston last fall for a visit.
But you're not going to begin gadding about to concerts and staying out all hours of the night.
My mother was only buried on Saturday, and here you are gadding about with the fellow.
At the station he captured Miss Lantry out of the gadding mob at eight thirty-two.
Well, well, I've done what I can to make you; and if you will go gadding over half Europe now, every holidays, I can't help it.