What does rambling mean?

Definitions for rambling

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word rambling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sprawling, straggling, rambling, straggly(adj)

    spreading out in different directions

    "sprawling handwriting"; "straggling branches"; "straggly hair"

  2. digressive, discursive, excursive, rambling(adj)

    (of e.g. speech and writing) tending to depart from the main point or cover a wide range of subjects

    "amusingly digressive with satirical thrusts at women's fashions among other things"; "a rambling discursive book"; "his excursive remarks"; "a rambling speech about this and that"

  3. meandering(a), rambling, wandering(a), winding(adj)

    of a path e.g.

    "meandering streams"; "rambling forest paths"; "the river followed its wandering course"; "a winding country road"

Wiktionary

  1. rambling(Noun)

    A long meandering talk with no specific topic or direction.

  2. rambling(Noun)

    A gentle hike.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rambling

    of Ramble

  2. Rambling(adj)

    roving; wandering; discursive; as, a rambling fellow, talk, or building

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rambling in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rambling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus:

    Be not careless in deeds, nor confused in words, nor rambling in thought.

  2. Jane Austen:

    One cannot fix one's eyes on the commonest natural production without finding food for a rambling fancy.

  3. Billy Madison:

    Principal Mr. Madison, what you've just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I have ever heard. At no point in your rambling, incoherent response were you even close to anything that could be considered a rational thought. Everyone in this room is now dumber for having listened to it. I award you no points, and may God have mercy on your soul.

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