Jaunt vs Naunt - What's the difference?

jaunt | naunt |


As nouns the difference between jaunt and naunt

is that jaunt is (archaic) a wearisome journey while naunt is (nonstandard|proscribed|dated) aunt, mine aunt.

As a verb jaunt

is to ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

jaunt

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (archaic) A wearisome journey.
  • * Our Savior, meek, and with untroubled mind After his aĆ«ry jaunt , though hurried sore. Hungry and cold, betook him to his rest. - Milton
  • A short excursion for pleasure or refreshment; a ramble; a short journey.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.
  • To ride on a jaunting car.
  • (obsolete) To jolt; to jounce.
  • (Bale)

    Derived terms

    * jaunting car

    Anagrams

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    naunt

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (nonstandard, proscribed, dated) aunt, mine aunt
  • English nouns which have interacted with their indefinite article