Definition of roam :
1. The act of roaming; a wandering; a ramble; as, he began his roam o'er hill amd dale.
2. To go from place to place without any certain purpose or direction; to rove; to wander.
3. To range or wander over.
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travel (part of speech: verb)
wander (part of speech: verb)
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- And left their little girl at home, While they to distant village roam; And thus saved their lives from slaughter, But rebels carried off their daughter. - "Poems of James McIntyre", James McIntyre.
- What really distinguishes the American from all others- for all peoples like more or less to roam, and the English of all others are globe- trotters- is not so much his restlessness as his entire accord with the spirit of " go- ahead," the result of his absolute breaking with the Past. - "The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner", Charles Dudley Warner.
- I will roam about with her, and see the world, and they will all be kind to you here; so let us change clothes. - "The Magician's Show Box and Other Stories", Lydia Maria Child.