The definition of browse means to look at someone or something casually.(verb)
See browse in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: OFr brouz, pl. of broust, a bud or shoot < OS brustian, to sprout: for IE base see breast
Origin: ME brousen < OFr brouster < the n.
See browse in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb browsed browsed, brows·ing, brows·es verb, intransitive
Origin: Probably from obsolete French broust, young shoot
Origin: , from Old French brost
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
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