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Definition of "rambling" []

  • Often or habitually roaming; wandering. (adjective)
  • Extended over an irregular area; sprawling: a large rambling country estate. (adjective)
  • Lengthy and digressive: a rambling speech. (adjective)
  • Straggling or sprawling haphazardly; unplanned (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • (of speech or writing) lacking a coherent plan; diffuse and disconnected (adjective)
  • (of a plant, esp a rose) profusely climbing and straggling (adjective)
  • Nomadic; wandering (adjective)

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Use "rambling" in a sentence
  • "(the rambling is about WIPs and side projects and the weird thing going on with my writing right now)"
  • "Anyway the point of all this rambling is that I am sure there was a fairly heavy crimp on the Gameking as that is how I remember we used to load them."
  • "If this rambling is representative of your logic, I can only infer that your long amatuer boxing career involved taking a lot of blows to the head."