Definition of amble verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

amble

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈæmbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæmbl//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they amble
BrE BrE//ˈæmbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæmbl//
 
he / she / it ambles
BrE BrE//ˈæmblz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæmblz//
 
past simple ambled
BrE BrE//ˈæmbld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæmbld//
 
past participle ambled
BrE BrE//ˈæmbld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæmbld//
 
-ing form ambling
BrE BrE//ˈæmblɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæmblɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] + adv./prep. to walk at a slow relaxed speed synonym stroll We ambled down to the beach. They ambled along for miles. Mark ambled over to the girls. They spend their time fishing or ambling through the woods. Word Origin Middle English (originally denoting a horse's gait): from Old French ambler, from Latin ambulare ‘to walk’.
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