Perambulate Definition

perambulated, perambulates, perambulating
perambulated, perambulates, perambulating
To walk about; stroll.
Webster's New World
To walk through, over, around, etc., esp. in examining or inspecting.
Webster's New World
To walk around so as to officially inspect and maintain the boundary of (a forest, estate, etc.)
Webster's New World

To inspect (an area) on foot.

To walk about; roam or stroll.
American Heritage

Origin of Perambulate

  • Latin perambulāre perambulāt- per- per- ambulāre to walk ambhi in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin perambulō.

    From Wiktionary

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