We are spared, thankfully, the standard liberal talisman of his saunter across the deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln.
How often do you look up at the facades looming overhead as you saunter down the street?
So instead of marching into Starbucks for a morning cup of brew, saunter in for a big bowl of bud.
And while you pay your visit, I will saunter by a little brook that I think must run by your way.
We'll saunter slowly up to the village, and you can follow us.
I made my way to the Grand Terrace, since it was agreed that we should saunter in the gardens when the dispute had been decided.
When he is being played, many of us have to rush away and saunter in the foyer.
I stepped out, and walked on before, thankful for the incident, which had given me the opportunity of a saunter along the road.
He used to saunter out and casually kill a man before breakfast.
And the boys, taking a couple of blankets in which to carry the browse, saunter away to the flat below.
late 15c., santren "to muse, be in reverie," of uncertain origin despite many absurd speculations. Meaning "walk with a leisurely gait" is from 1660s, and may be a different word. Klein suggests this sense of the word derives via Anglo-French sauntrer (mid-14c.) from French s'aventurer "to take risks," but OED finds this "unlikely." Related: Sauntered; sauntering.
"a leisurely stroll," 1828, from saunter (v.). Earlier it meant "idle occupation, diversion" (1728).