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Definition(s):

  1. (n) an anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling or lightheadedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months
  2. (n) a sharp prod fixed to a rider's heel and used to urge a horse onward
  3. (v) wander aimlessly in search of pleasure

Usage(s):

  1. While he gadded, the orchestra's responsibilities fell upon the dependable shoulders of Hungarian-born Eugene Ormandy.
  2. So while Johann I gadded about, Johann II composed and practiced the organ in church.
  3. The Liberal Democratic Party leader who has gadded about with ex-Nazi storm troopers and nubile nightclub strippers was the soul of propriety.
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/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /