from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. Informal To move in a leisurely, relaxed way; saunter: moseyed over to the club after lunch.
- intransitive v. Informal To get going; move along.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To set off, get going; to start a journey.
- v. To amble; to walk or proceed in a leisurely manner.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To go, or move (in a certain manner); -- usually with out, off, along, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A dialectal variant of mossy.
- To move off or away quickly; get out; “light out.”
- To be lively; be quick; “hustle.”
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. walk leisurely
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Unknown. US southernism; conjecturally linked to Spanish vamos (see vamoose) and to British dialectical mose about. May be derived from Alkonkian languages from the root verb to walk, pimose. (Wiktionary)