ramble

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈræmbəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈræmbəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(rambəl)

Inflections of 'ramble' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
rambles
v 3rd person singular
rambling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
rambled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
rambled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

ramble

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. was rambling (on) about her [son, job]
  2. what's he rambling about [now, this time]?
  3. is always rambling (on) about [something, nothing]
  4. rambled (on) for [ever, hours] (about)
  5. ramble (on) [incessantly, continuously, aimlessly]
  6. stop rambling and get to the point
  7. the plant is rambling over the [wall, fence]
  8. ramble through the [countryside, valleys]
  9. ramble in the [countryside]
n
  1. a [long, lengthy] ramble (in the countryside)
  2. go for a ramble in the [woods, forest, valley]
  3. a ramble through the [fields, forest]
  4. [published, delivered, listened to] a (long) ramble about
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