Definitions for clamberˈklæm bər, ˈklæm ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clamber(verb)

    an awkward climb

    "reaching the crest was a real clamber"

  2. clamber, scramble, shin, shinny, skin, struggle, sputter(verb)

    climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling


  1. clamber(Verb)

    To climb something with some difficulty, or in a haphazard fashion.

    The children clambered over the jungle gym with reckless abandon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clamber(verb)

    to climb with difficulty, or with hands and feet; -- also used figuratively

  2. Clamber(noun)

    the act of clambering

  3. Clamber(verb)

    to ascend by climbing with difficulty

  4. Origin: [OE clambren, clameren, to heap together, climb; akin to Icel. klambra to clamp, G. klammern. Cf. Clamp, Climb.]

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