Definition of stroll noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//strəʊl//
; NAmE NAmE//stroʊl//
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a slow relaxed walk We went for a stroll in the park. The beach is a leisurely ten-minute stroll away. Word Originearly 17th cent. (in the sense ‘roam as a vagrant’): probably from German strollen, strolchen, from Strolch ‘vagabond’, of unknown ultimate origin.Extra examples The beach is only a short stroll away. The shops are only a ten-minute stroll away. They took a leisurely stroll along the river bank.
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