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verb as in walk casually

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And he could keep order in the halls just by ambling through them.

Ambling behind him is a handful of walkers, which Abraham dispatches in a matter of seconds.

Those ambling unsuccessfully through the dating scene don't want a wall covered in degrees and certificates.

Each novella in this book unfolds slowly, ambling through expository digressions with confidence.

On the top of this the rider would sit perched, and, with a good ambling pony, could get along very comfortably.

I gave Gibson the big ambling horse, ‘Badger,’ and we packed the big cob with a pair of water-bags that contained twenty gallons.

In the power of continuous ambling they exceed the horses, and are often equal to them in speed.

They are a common sight in the neighbourhood of Peking, where ambling contests frequently take place outside the city wall.

A gray, venerable-looking man was passing down the road on an ambling nag.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ambling, such as: sashay, ramble, drift, wander, mosey, and loiter.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.