swan around

swan around
phrvi infml esp BrE

She just swans around the house doing nothing — Она просто крутится в доме и ничего не делает

She likes to swan around the ancient part of the city — Ей нравится бродить в старой части города

He's swanning around in Italy somewhere — Он разгуливает где-то по Италии


Новый англо-русский словарь современной разговорной лексики. - М.:«Русский язык-Медиа» . . 2003.

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