Definition of roving

Common misspellings:
  • drving (0.0%)
  • roveing (0.0%)
  • troving (0.0%)
  • roaving (0.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. His aunts Lady Jones and her sister Louisa Shipley constantly implored him to return to England and settle there but in vain he was too much accustomed to a roving life - Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare

  2. But to my great chagrin she persisted in her refusal of everything and changing her name fled from Paris into the provinces where she was said to have joined a roving band of comedians - Captain Fracasse by Theophile Gautier

  3. I would advise you if you still hold to your idea to get a berth on board a ship making a roving voyage among the islands in those seas and you might make inquiries at every place you touch at - The History of Little Peter, the Ship Boy by W.H.G. Kingston