As a noun jaunt
is (archaic) a wearisome journey.
As a verb jaunt
is to ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.
(archaic) A wearisome journey.
* Our Savior, meek, and with untroubled mind After his aëry 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.
To ramble here and there; to stroll; to make an excursion.
To ride on a jaunting car.
(obsolete) To jolt; to jounce.
* jaunting car
A meal eaten outdoors or in another informal setting.
An easy or pleasant task.
- We went out for a picnic in the forest.
(obsolete) An entertainment at which each person contributed some dish to a common table.
- We remind the guests that dealing with this problem is no picnic , and to be patient.
* picnic basket
* picnic box
* picnic sheet
* picnic table
To eat a picnic.