shamble

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verb sham·ble \ˈsham-bəl\

Definition of shamble

shambled

;

shambling

play \-b(ə-)liŋ\
  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to walk awkwardly with dragging feet :  shuffle

shamble

noun

Examples of shamble in a sentence

  1. He shambled into the room.

  2. disconsolate and exhausted after losing the match, the wrestler shambled toward the locker room

Origin and Etymology of shamble

shamble bowed, malformed


First Known Use: 1717


SHAMBLE Defined for English Language Learners

shamble

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verb sham·ble \ˈsham-bəl\

Definition of shamble for English Language Learners

  • : to walk in an awkward, unsteady way without lifting your feet very high off the ground


SHAMBLE Defined for Kids

shamble

play
verb sham·ble \ˈsham-bəl\

Definition of shamble for Students

shambled

;

shambling

  1. :  to walk in an awkward unsteady way



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