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rambles

noun
plural of ramble

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a short trip for pleasure
  • the couple's weekend rambles up and down the valley in search of interesting antiques

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2 a relaxed journey on foot for exercise or pleasure
  • our usual practice is to take a ramble around the neighborhood after dinner

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rambles

verb
present tense third-person singular of ramble

Synonyms of rambles (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to talk at length without sticking to a topic or getting to a point
  • the teenagers sat around the pizza parlor, rambling on about dating, homework, movies, and the local football team

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2 to move about from place to place aimlessly
  • by tirelessly rambling around San Francisco for a week we probably saw more of it than many residents ever have

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3 to travel by foot for exercise or pleasure
  • we're planning to ramble all over the highland moors when we're in Dartmoor

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“Rambles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rambles. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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