Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of flaneur.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • This one-day taster includes a photography workshop, a symposium by the Walking Artists Network, and the chance to hit the streets as an elastic-bound group of slow-moving flaneurs.

    This week's new events

  • But it also helps to be looking through the proper lens—to notice, for instance, that those would-be flaneurs outside trendy Bar del Fico Piazza del Fico, 26; www.bardelfico.it , their heads turning in unison every time a pretty girl walks by, are straight out of "I Vitelloni," the director's pivotal portrait of frustrated, provincial 20-something men.

    Finding Fellini

  • Some evenings will be devoted to three short half-hour performances, each costing $2.50, targeted at the flaneurs in flip-flops and club-hopping tourists who swarm Lincoln Road in the evening.

    In Miami, the shape of things to come

  • It is this impulse that convinces avid porn watchers that they are really erotic sociologists; that teaches peeping toms to fancy themselves flaneurs; and prompts liars to perceive that they are merely gifted enough to see the world as it should be.

    Caroline Hagood: What Sex and the City Taught Me About Writing

  • For the flaneurs planning to take the tour, Gowalla, the travel-oriented app for smartphones, will help create a custom "Hypothetical Development Trip" for the project.

    J. Michael Welton: Urban Storytelling in New Orleans

  • "They're flaneurs," he said, using Baudelaire's derivative of the French word meaning "to stroll."

    J. Michael Welton: Urban Storytelling in New Orleans

  • Hallucinating California is a collection of urban vignettes by two psychodelibilly flaneurs Wharf-Ratting around the 415 and the 916.

    TWO COLLABORATIONS by RICHARD LOPEZ & JONATHAN HAYES

  • Casual list flaneurs and number-crunching obsessives alike can wander in via the most recently announced individual lists - the Black Reel Awards, awards from circles in the Southeast, Las Vegas, San Diego, DFW, Phoenix or Chicago - or head straight for the charts, where MCN's already done the math for you: the Awards Scoreboard and the Top Tens.

    GreenCine Daily: Lists, 12/19.

  • We ate fancy food and wine and wandered about being flaneurs.

    The Question Is, What Sort of Surgery Was the Patient Etherized For?

  • And Sir and Madam instead of being dawdling flaneurs with the Cordains you could be working on your fasting-opus..thats the essay not the act thereof !

    Eades/Cordain Tahoe picnic | The Blog of Michael R. Eades, M.D.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.