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rambling

(of a plant, esp a rose) profusely climbing and straggling
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We passed a considerable period at Oxford, rambling among its environs and endeavouring to identify every spot which might relate to the most animating epoch of English history.
YOU must be rambling a little now, I think, if you don't know that this is the great reason why titles will always last in the land!"
His work as an advocate was at first not very constant, and it left him plenty of time for long, rambling excursions or raids, as he used to call them, in different parts of Scotland and in the north of England.
"Yassir, enough to paint a whole thimbleful of 'em." At last her ramblings ceased altogether, and her countenance began to clear--a welcome sight to Tom, who had learned her moods, and knew she was on the threshold of good humor now.
Such are his loose and rambling modes of thought that he has taken this very singular step with the consciousness of a purpose, indeed, but without being able to define it sufficiently for his own contemplation.
It is very curious to watch this harem and its lord in their indolent ramblings. Like fashionables, they are for ever on the move in leisurely search of variety.
They are hoping to expand in 2019 and are giving attendees two full days of "rambling" so that you can visit more locations.
THE Echo's popular Rambling Notes columnist, Vera Kirk, has passed away aged 102.
I find the best bit of kit for pruning roses of all kinds, and rambling ones in particular, is a good pair of gloves.
A committee meeting was held once in a while, These went on endlessly which to many did rile, As some people seemed to get carried away, Rambling on and on with no useful things to say.
Spokesman Wendy Hockney said: "The club was formed in 1907 as the Huddersfield CHA Rambling and Reading Club and, after a few name changes, in 2000 it became the Huddersfield CHA Walking and Social Club.
MUCH as I enjoy the regular Friday rambling feature of EJS he would appear to take his rambles through some secret paradise, which unfortunately is unknown to me, where the bridle paths, if not always straight and narrow, are at least there.