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shambling

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in wobbly, lumbering

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shambling

verb
present participle of shamble

Synonyms & Antonyms of shambling (Entry 2 of 2)

to move heavily or clumsily
  • disconsolate and exhausted after losing the match, the wrestler shambled toward the locker room

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The first known use of shambling was in 1592

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“Shambling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shambling. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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