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     ( globe-trots    3rd person present)   ( globe-trotting    present participle)   ( globe-trotted    past tense & past participle  ) , globetrot   If someone spends their time globe-trotting, they spend a lot of time travelling to different parts of the world.  
INFORMAL      verb   usu cont  
The son of a diplomat, he has spent much of his life globe-trotting.      V  
  globe-trotting      adj  
...globe-trotting academic superstars.     
  globe-trotter     ( globe-trotters    plural)    n-count  
TV globe-trotter Alan Whicker was nearly burned alive by an angry mob in Egypt.     
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