English verb: rove
|1.||rove (motion) move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment|
|Samples||The gypsies roamed the woods.|
The wandering Jew.
The cattle roam across the prairie.
The laborers drift from one town to the next.
They rolled from town to town.
|Examples||They rove the countryside, They rove in the countryside|
|Synonyms||cast, drift, ramble, range, roam, roll, stray, swan, tramp, vagabond, wander|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP
|Broader (hypernym)||go, locomote, move, travel|
|Narrower (hyponym)||gad, gallivant, jazz around, maunder|
|Verb group||drift, err, stray, wander|