- To saunter is defined as to stroll or walk slowly.
An example of to saunter is a cat walking from one room to the other.
saunter definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Late Middle English santren, to muse, meditate ; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps
- a leisurely and aimless walk; stroll
- a slow, leisurely gait
- saunterer noun
saunter definition by American Heritage Dictionary
intransitive verb saun·tered, saun·ter·ing, saun·ters
- A leisurely pace.
- A leisurely walk or stroll.
Origin: Probably from Middle English santren, to muse.
- saunˈter·er noun