Definition of flânerie in English:

flânerie

noun

mass noun
  • Aimless idle behaviour.

    • ‘The figure who comes to mind when I read this is Benjamin's flâneur; and, though Chakrabarty doesn't explore the correspondence between flânerie and adda, the resemblances are striking.’

Origin

French, from flâner ‘saunter, lounge’.

Pronunciation

flânerie

/flanʀi//flanˈriː/