Perambulated
Perambulate Per*am"bu*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Perambulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Perambulating}.] [L. perambulatus, p. p. of perambulare to perambulate; per through + ambulare to walk. See {Per-}, and {Amble}.] To walk through or over; especially, to travel over for the purpose of surveying or examining; to inspect by traversing; specifically, to inspect officially the boundaries of, as of a town or parish, by walking over the whole line. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • perambulated — per·am·bu·late || pÉ™ ræmbjÉ™leɪt / jÊŠl v. walk, travel on foot; tour, patrol; move about …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perambulate — UK [pəˈræmbjʊleɪt] / US [pəˈræmbjəˌleɪt] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms perambulate : present tense I/you/we/they perambulate he/she/it perambulates present participle perambulating past tense perambulated past participle perambulated… …   English dictionary

  • Perambulate — Per*am bu*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Perambulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Perambulating}.] [L. perambulatus, p. p. of perambulare to perambulate; per through + ambulare to walk. See {Per }, and {Amble}.] To walk through or over; especially, to travel… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perambulate — Per*am bu*late, v. i. To walk about; to ramble; to stroll; as, he perambulated in the park. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perambulating — Perambulate Per*am bu*late, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Perambulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Perambulating}.] [L. perambulatus, p. p. of perambulare to perambulate; per through + ambulare to walk. See {Per }, and {Amble}.] To walk through or over; especially …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gustav III of Sweden — Infobox Swedish Royalty|monarch name = Gustav III title = King of Sweden caption = Gustav III painted in 1775 by Alexander Roslin. reign = 12 February 1771 – 29 March 1792 coronation = 29 May 1772 predecessor = Adolf Frederick successor = Gustav… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack-o'-lantern — A jack o lantern (sometimes also spelled Jack O Lantern)is typically a carved pumpkin. It is associated chiefly with the holiday Halloween, and was named after the phenomenon of strange light flickering over peat bogs, called ignis fatuus or jack …   Wikipedia

  • Pete McCarthy — s 2nd book the road to McCarthy Pete McCarthy (born Peter Charles McCarthy Robinson) (9 November 1951 6 October 2004), was a British broadcaster and successful travel writer, noted for his books McCarthy s Bar and The Road to McCarthy. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • Royal forest — A royal forest is an area of land with different meanings in England, Wales and Scotland; the term forest does not mean forest as it is understood today, as an area of densely wooded land. There are also differing and contextual interpretations… …   Wikipedia

  • Putna Monastery — The Putna monastery (Romanian: Mănăstirea Putna ) is a Romanian Orthodox monastery, one of the most important cultural, religious and artistic centers established in medieval Moldavia; as with many others, it was built and dedicated by Prince… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”