bum·​mel | \ ˈbəməl \
variants: or bummle \ ˈbəməl \

Definition of bummel

 (Entry 1 of 3)

chiefly Scottish


variants: or bummle \ " \
plural -s

Definition of bummel (Entry 2 of 3)

chiefly Scottish
bum·​mel | \ ˈbəməl \
bummeled or bummelled; bummeled or bummelled; bummeling or bummelling; bummels

Definition of bummel (Entry 3 of 3)

: to go or wander around at a leisurely pace : stroll, saunter

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History and Etymology for bummel

Intransitive verb (1)

by alteration


by alteration

Intransitive verb (2)

German bummeln to loaf

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“Bummel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bummel. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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