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rove

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishroverove /rəʊv $ roʊv/ verb  1 TRAVEL[intransitive, transitive] written to travel from one place to another syn roam a salesman roving the country2 roving reporter3 LOOK AT[intransitive] if someone’s eyes rove, they look continuously from one part of something to anotherrove over/around Benedict’s eyes roved boldly over her sleeping body.4 have a roving eye→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
roveBut by now he was less than happy with his wife Sara Fricker, and his eye was roving.She remained the faithful wife but Richard certainly appears to have had the licence to rove.Restless cars and people, mostly young, roved aimlessly, exploring the summer night.He refused to be awed by Rome when he visited the Eternal City in 1926 as roving ambassador-at-large.His eyes roved boldly over her sleeping body.Benedict's eyes roved over her sleeping body.It was in her desperate kisses, the way she clutched at him, her hands roving possessively, staking out claims.Bands of armed men rove the countryside.rove over/aroundHis hands roved around her body.For one interminable moment nothing moved except for the eyes of the policemen as they roved around the pub.
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Verb table
rove
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrove
he, she, itroves
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyroved
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave roved
he, she, ithas roved
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad roved
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rove
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have roved
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam roving
he, she, itis roving
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you, we, theyare roving
Past
I, he, she, itwas roving
you, we, theywere roving
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been roving
he, she, ithas been roving
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been roving
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be roving
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been roving
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