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am·ble

 (ăm′bəl)
intr.v. am·bled, am·bling, am·bles
1. To walk slowly or leisurely; stroll.
2. To move along at an easy gait by using both legs on one side alternately with both on the other. Used of a horse.
n.
1. An unhurried or leisurely walk.
2. An easy gait, especially that of a horse.

[Middle English amblen, from Old French ambler, from Latin ambulāre, to walk.]

am′bler n.

Am·bler

 (ăm′blər), Eric 1909-1998.
British writer noted for his suspense novels, including Passage of Arms (1959).

Ambler

(ˈæmblə)
n
(Biography) Eric. 1909–1998, English novelist. His thrillers include The Mask of Dimitrios (1939), Journey into Fear (1940), A Kind of Anger (1964), and Doctor Frigo (1974)

Am•bler

(ˈæm blər)

n.
Eric, 1909–98, English suspense novelist.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ambler - someone who walks at a leisurely paceambler - someone who walks at a leisurely pace
pedestrian, footer, walker - a person who travels by foot
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