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From Kriol wokabat.
walkabout (plural walkabouts)
- (Australian aboriginal) A nomadic excursion into the bush, especially one taken by young teenage boys in certain ancient-custom honoring tribes
- A walking trip
- (UK) A public stroll by some celebrity to meet a group of people informally
- An absence, usually from a regular place with a possibility of a return.