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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
verb intr.: 1. To talk in an aimless manner.
verb intr.: 2. To walk in an aimless manner.
noun: A leisurely, sometimes lengthy walk.
Probably from Middle Dutch rammelen (to wander about in heat, used of animals). Earliest documented use: 1443.
“Are you under the impression that I have time to listen to you ramble?”
Rajnar Vajra; The Triple Sun: A Golden Age Tale; Analog Science Fiction & Fact (New York); Jul/Aug 2014.
“Amateur landlords often ramble up to fix the heating days after a fault is reported.”
Housing the “Rentysomethings”; The Economist (London, UK); Jun 22, 2012.
See more usage examples of ramble in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.
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