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American English: /ˈræmb(ə)lɪŋ/
British English: /ˈramblɪŋ/

Translation of rambling in Spanish:


  • 1.1
    que se va por las ramas
    que divaga
    Example sentences
    • It's tough reading through rambling speeches, but he has some worthy food for thought.
    • Though he wasn't trying to delay congressional action, his rambling speech had that effect.
    • King himself made what some present described as a rambling speech.
    a rambling old house
    una vieja casona llena de recovecos
    Example sentences
    • After the war the rambling building was turned into an hotel by the Ferruccio family.
    • Over the course of his life he built this great series of vast rambling palaces, one after the other.
    • The previous campus home for the arts program was a series of rambling barns.
    Example sentences
    • Deter intruders and enchant your neighbours with rambling roses on walls or fences.
    • Prune rambling roses by cutting down to ground level growths that have flowered this year.
    • In the distance you can see a number of rambling, overgrown hawthorns with a tree growing through them.


  • 1 (British English)
    (before noun) (club)
    de excursionismo
    Example sentences
    • After much leisurely rambling, we made tracks for Provincetown, a charming seaside town.
    • Lose a spouse and find another, lose a job and retrain for another, give up mountaineering and take up rambling.
    • If rambling in the countryside and breathing fresh air works better, then get your boots on…

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