Definitions for ambleˈæm bəl
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am•bleˈæm bəl(v.; n.)-bled, -bling
(v.i.)to go at a slow, easy pace; stroll; saunter.
(of a horse) to go at a slow pace with the legs moving in lateral pairs and usu. having a four-beat rhythm.
(n.)an ambling gait.
a slow, easy walk or gentle pace.
Origin of amble:
1350–1400; ME < MF ambler < L ambulāre to walk =amb-ambi - +-ulāre to step (< *el-, c. Welsh el- may go)
amble, promenade, saunter, stroll, perambulation(verb)
a leisurely walk (usually in some public place)
An unhurried leisurely walk or stroll.
An easy gait, especially that of a horse (as above).
To stroll or walk slowly and leisurely.
Of a horse: to move along by using both legs on one side, and then the other.
to go at the easy gait called an amble; -- applied to the horse or to its rider
to move somewhat like an ambling horse; to go easily or without hard shocks
a peculiar gait of a horse, in which both legs on the same side are moved at the same time, alternating with the legs on the other side
a movement like the amble of a horse
Amble is a town, civil parish and seaport on the North Sea coast, in Northumberland, England. It lies at the mouth of the River Coquet, and the nearby Coquet Island is visible from its beaches and harbour. The civil parish is called Amble by the Sea, and as of 2001 had a population of 6,044.
Translations for amble
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to walk without hurrying
We were ambling along enjoying the scenery.
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- вървя бавноBulgarian
- passearPortuguese (BR)
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- βαδίζω ανέμελα, σεργιανίζωGreek
- ir tranquilamente, ir sin prisaSpanish
- قدم زدنFarsi
- marcher tranquillementFrench
- לַלֶכֶת לְאָטHebrew
- camminare lentamente, andare a zonzoItalian
- 천천히 걷다Korean
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- iet (nesteidzoties)Latvian
- berjalan perlahan-lahanMalay
- slentre, rusleNorwegian
- przechadzać sięPolish
- قدم زدنPersian
- قد وهلPashto
- a merge agaleRomanian
- идти неторопливым шагомRussian
- pomaly kráčaťSlovak
- mirno hoditiSlovenian
- hodati polakoSerbian
- gå i sakta mak, lunkaSwedish
- 漫步Chinese (Trad.)
- повільна ходаUkrainian
- سبک خرامیUrdu
- đi thong thảVietnamese
- 漫步Chinese (Simp.)
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