Shift #49

to walk, wander — to loaf, do nothing

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Type Polysemy
Language Gagauz
Lexeme havalan-
Meaning 1 to stroll, to walk in the open
Meaning 2 to idle, to lounge
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Comment ГРМС 505. The setm has been derived from the root хава 'air'.
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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme guljat'
Meaning 1 to stroll, to walk Я пошел гулять.
"I went for a walk."
Meaning 2 not to work Я сегодня гуляю / взял отгул.
"I am not working today."
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Type Polysemy
Language French
Lexeme flâner
Meaning 1 to walk, wander flâner dans les magasins
"to wander through shops"
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Meaning 2 to loaf, do nothing flâner en route
"to loaf on one’s way"
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