Antonyms for gad

roam about:

stay, go direct, be direct.

Usage examples for gad

  1. For, if you should put me to death, you will not easily find such another, though it may be ridiculous to say so, altogether attached by the deity to this city as to a powerful and generous horse, somewhat sluggish from his size, and requiring to be roused by a gad- fly; so the deity appears to have united me, being such a person as I am, to the city, that I may rouse you, and persuade and reprove every one of you, nor ever cease besetting you throughout the whole day. – Apology, Crito, and Phaedo of Socrates by Plato
  2. Also many people crossed over the Jordan to the land of Gad and Gilead. – The Children's Bible by Henry A. Sherman Charles Foster Kent
  3. You'll be sure to become the worst of gad- abouts- Europe, the far East, and all that. – The Main Chance by Meredith Nicholson
  4. Gad, they've got pluck. – On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles by Thomas Charles Bridges