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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Walk with no particular goal; Make an official inspection on foot of (the bounds of a property).

Usage examples (33)
  • She liked to perambulate the room with the duster in her hand.
  • Selectmen are required by law to perambulate the bounds every five years
  • While healthy elephants can trudge long distances in search of water, "weak and sick" animals are unable to "perambulate" and succumb, says forest veterinarian Dr N.S....
  • He this evening recommended to me to perambulate Spain. for more
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