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On 6/12/99 12:50:01 PM, bobC wrote:
>Also, who knows the origin of the word
>"galavanting"?

If you look long enough, sometimes you can answer your own questions....

See below to find out what they really were saying when you were told not to go "gallivanting" (LOL)


Main Entry: gal·li·vant
Pronunciation: 'ga-l&-"vant
Function: intransitive verb
Etymology: perhaps alteration of 3gallant
Date: 1823
1 : to go about usually ostentatiously or indiscreetly with members of the opposite sex
2 : to travel, roam, or move about for pleasure

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ciao4now!
bobC



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